People and Culture - quarantine doesn’t suck for everyone
The COVID-19 stay-at-home orders imposed all over the U.S. have provided a jarring new take on life, and they’re affecting each of us in unique ways. Most of us are anxiously awaiting a return to regularly scheduled programming. Curiously enough, there’s a subset of people who’ve found that they’re more relaxed than usual. They’re sleeping better. They like the way their lives are now. They’re happy. It’s like a mega chorus of people singing, “it’s the end of the world as we know it,” and this group is answering back, “and I feel fine.” Yes, some people are happier in quarantine.
It looks like Covid-19 created a situation for many of us, where For the first time in many of our lives, we have the opportunity to decide our values without the pressure of being watched.