Tag: Lombardia

Diary from a Roman quarantine… and a half

We are (almost) done. Maybe. And we are here to tell our point of view… without taking into account the deaths, the infected, the people without home or job, or both, the deep discomfort for a lost freedom, fear, uncertainty of the present and the future… we are “fine”. Even if this “emergency” seemed to regard only Italy in the “Western world”, we had the record of deaths. Actually all the world was involved since the beginning. It was just a matter of time. All the countries that lost time now have reached their “records”…

La nostra vita (da quarantena)

Dopo il racconto della “quarantena degli altri”, un’ultima carrellata di piccole storie, stavolta tutte italiane, e soprattutto tutte vere. Tra “eroi” dimenticati e tabaccaie “in prima linea”, stakanovisti pentiti e tensioni di famiglia che (invece) si allentano, ricerche epidemiologiche che rivelano l’assurdità della loro giustificata lentezza e un “distanziamento fisico” che non deve diventare davvero “sociale”…