# Can you explain this paradox, If no one lost, how could all gain?

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Four men sat down to play,
They played all night till break of day.
They played for gold and not for fun,
With separate scores for everyone.
When they come to square accounts,
Can you explain this paradox, If no one lost, how could all gain?

posted May 9, 2020

They ended the game with the same amount they came with?

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Four jolly men sat down to play, they played all night until the break of day.
They played for cash and not for fun, with a separate score for every one.
When it came time to square accounts, they all made quite fair amounts.
Not one lost and all gained.
Now that you've heard, can you explain?