One of the three ancient Greek tragedians, Sophocles, ascribed the invention of knucklebones to Palamedes, who taught it to his countrymen during the Trojan War. For the soldiers, who faced death anytime, everything seemed like the last time, and the depressed atmosphere demanded this past time.
Knucklebones are a child's play. But the mythology surrounding it has so much to say. And so we made this to remind the bearer every day, that no matter how frayed life is, you can appreciate it anyway.