Field (2175) – Slater (2080) Cincinnati Open 1947 (approx)
1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 c5 4.c3 Nc6 5.Nf3 Bd7
6.a3 c4 7.g3 Qb6 8.Bg2 f6 9.Qe2 fxe5 10.Nxe5 Nxe5
11.Qxe5 Nf6 12.0-0 Bd6 13.Qg5 0-0 14.Nd2 Rae8
16.Qe3 e5 [see diagram 1]
“Wanton” comes from proto-Germanic roots meaning something like “lacking” + “discipline”; in old high German it means “ill bred”, or as my friend Cassandra used to say, “Ain’t got no home training.”
Should not be confused with the Chinese appetizer.
19.Qe2 [see Diagram 2]
How much cooler can it get than sacrificing a pawn WITH CHECK? When you’re already down material? And the answer is: None. None more cooler.
White makes a second consecutive boo-boo.