The Coronavirus Chronicle

The Coronavirus Chronicle #37: MOVING AT A DIFFERENT PACE

todayMay 21, 2020


The first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic is ending in Germany and elsewhere in Europe, where governments are trying to figure out how best to restart public life and work. So how are people managing this “new normal”?

Sam Robinson, 34, lives in London and has been here through the coronavirus crisis, which has hit the UK especially hard. The audio producer talks about how moving to a new home during the “new normal” illustrates how different his life is nowadays. Find out more below.

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I can’t speak for anyone else, but you do recognize what are the…valuable things, the essential things to you,” says Robinson.  

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Written by: monika.mueller.kroll

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