Bet On It
by Kathryn Shay
She’s a young, bright-eyed nursing student, working at The Lucky Lady to pay her bills.
He’s a jaded undercover cop, scoping out the casino for drug trafficking.
Cara Romano has high hopes for her future and is optimistic in her daily life. While waitressing at The Lucky Lady, she meets Nick Lancaster, a grimy, homeless man who spends pennies on a bet, but frequents the casino regularly.