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I wish I looked this cute when I’m sad

I have 9 working days left in my notice period, and despite my very best efforts to keep positive, this morning I had to make my excuses on Slack and have a cry offline.

I know I’m not alone here, but I actually received my notice before the wave of Covid-19 redundancies. Since then I’ve watched handfuls of friends receive the same news, or learn that they are on the brink of being cast aside as people lock their doors and try to make sense of what’s going on.

I was made redundant about a month ago, a few days after returning from about 10 days off with the worst flu I’ve ever had. Looking back, I realise that I’m probably one of the thousands who have either had or will have coronavirus without being tested or knowing about it at the time. …


Lil Patuck

Digital nerd with a fascination for communities, stories and ideas. Rambling thoughts on tech, social good, ethical lifestyles and how they all interact.

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