Bottom line: In 2018 I contracted 3 fast-spreading viruses within a 2 week period stemming from one trip to a grocery store. And for the record, according to the CDC over 61,000 people DIED from the flu in 2018. Not coronavirus–just the regular old flu.
And I also discovered the very real fear about first emerging from isolation. It’s worse now with non-stop bad news blasting doom, telling all of us in the Vulnerable World ‘if you leave your house you’re going to die!’ Or telling the Healthy World, ‘If you leave you’re responsible for killing thousands of people!’