PANEL 1. Close-up of The Profile, holding a hand of cards close to his face.
So this is how I make an income.
PANEL 2. We see the rest of the poker-table's players with various descriptive writing surrounding them. It doesn’t matter what it says, as long as the closest and most pronounced of each, mention their poker status--words such as "bluffing", "two pair", and "one card off a straight" etc.
No surprise really.
With a gift such like mine, it's easy money.
PANEL 3. The Profile is being thrown out a back door into a dark alleyway.
However, I learned early on in my career--
PANEL 4. Close-up of The Profile being punched in the face by a large, suit-cuffed fist. His trademark red glasses are cracked from the blow.
--that to avoid taking one to the face--
PANEL 5. From The Profile's POV we see that he has a royal flush.
--you sometimes have to take one on the chin.