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Isolated, But In This Together

Social isolation and mental well-being during the coronavirus outbreak

Photo by Christie King

Last night, the dark night air in my hometome of London felt heavy with uncertainty, and tinged with a sense of anxiety. As I walked down Portobello Road, I peered into the windows of local cafes and pubs — usually bustling with cheery faces. In scenes that I’m sure are being repeated around the world, just a few people sat alone or in…




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