“Curse the Zimbabweans” thought Zac folding his three of a kind.
The year was 3045 and surprisingly the game of poker still remained a mystery to those that played it.
The latest Global recession and biggest since the early 21st century, had begun to have a profound impact on every nation on the planet, bar one.
2945 was the year it all began, centuries after the death of Mugabe and mere weeks after the introduction of the then world Record “trillion Dollar note”,the Zimbabweans just happened to stumble upon the one raw mineral that could save the planet from it’s apparently inevitable extinction.
A rare celery seed that when soaked in olive oil over time and in a sufficient volume produced a gas capable of canceling-out the effects of the green house gases that had been corroding the planet.
Overnight this discovery had rescinded their status as the world’s poorest nation and by the end of the decade had made every single member of there resident population a multi-zillionaire.