Don’t blindly follow the book. Sometimes rules are to be broken.
If partner asks a specific question to which you have a set response, resist flights of fancy, just respond.
|Avoid the automatic pilot: give room for both partners to contemplate what’s going on.|
When opponents have a fit and the balance of power, bids are primarily lead-directing.
When forced to make a choice, go for the right strain instead of guessing the right level.
Play in Your Fit!