The year is 2042; the Pandemic is still in full swing. The weekly Amazon Supply Drone drops off your ration of food and toiletries. There is no reason to go outside. You are not permitted to go outside.
The national death count continues to rise. None of your family or your friends or your friends’ friends or their family have succumbed. You wonder who the deaths are. Your country does not have this many people to lose.
The President and his administrative team still hold daily press conferences. You join your neighborhood’s mandatory Zoom call to watch the broadcast. The President died 10 years ago. The press conferences continue.