Modeling Love

Prof Dr Jan Bonhoeffer
6 min readMay 26, 2020

“Samuel please…” I called the name out into the waiting room, as if it was packed with families waiting their turn for an appointment. But it was unnecessary.

During the COVID pandemic, there is intentionally only one patient waiting at a time. A mop of brown curls popped up from behind his mother. A little boy of about two years, dressed in Oshkosh jeans and a T-shirt, looked back at me with bright curious eyes: at the same time both…

Prof Dr Jan Bonhoeffer

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