That doesn't necessarily mean that the other party will "win" them, however.
This happens a lot with employers betting employees for whatever reason, yet the Justification — betting their employment contract rather than the employees themselves — is almost never used.
I realized that porn wasn’t what I really wanted; I wanted interaction with someone—someone real.
Not knowing where to start, I decided to check out an online dating site.
And that was something else that hadn’t worked out as planned—my bank account balance didn’t exactly have a lot of digits in front of the decimal point! I had gone to the gym as per usual and put in a quick 2 hour work out before going back to my small apartment.
Instead of going to my typical sites, I began looking for something new.
Typically a comedy trope, although you might find it in serious fiction with a setting where slavery is accepted.