A UK report put the figure at 66 percent while a small study in Wuhan reported that 86 percent had died.
I will not speculate on what has driven so many governments to shut their countries down for at least a month. Doubtless, the truth will finally emerge. But that may be next year, or the year after.
As time goes on in close confinement, even people bound by love may start to find each other unbearable.
Every day world mainstream news reports more people in more countries diagnosed “positive” for the coronavirus illness, now called COVID-19.