Covid-19 Autobiography

How do you leave everything behind?

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I worked in New York City during March 2020. I enjoyed lucrative job, and a foreseeable end date to retirement several years from now.

When Covid-19 occurred, I was aware of what it meant. One of my grad school classmates had been warning a few of us, as early as December and January, regarding what was happening in Hong Kong, where he lived with his family. He…