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... The Rook Bird card is the highest trump card in the game ... it is played leading it is treated the same as leading a card of the trump suit and if trump suit is led and the player holding it has no other trump, he or she must follow suit by playing the Rook ... However, the Rook Bird card may be played at any time, even if the player holding it is able to follow suit ...
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