JONATHAN JANSEN | There is much to rant about now, but let’s focus on kindness

This harsh pandemic reality will pass. In the meantime, a little decency will go a long way in consoling each other

This week a childhood friend died in isolation in a Johannesburg hospital after his organs failed and his brain was diseased by Covid-19. His wife could not touch him for days and his daughter abroad could not whisper love and appreciation in his final hours. Just like that, a man in his prime was gone. Whatever else happens around us, there is a great need to be gentle and kind to ourselves and others in these pandemic times...

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