Thoughts on COVID: a look behind the scenes

Aéroport Mohammed V de Casablanca: The last flight to North America before the Moroccon borders stop allowing planes and boats to and from over 25 different countries. This line-up consists of travellers far from home and eager to get home to their families.

I’m not a political scientist, epidemiologist, infectious disease specialist, or a person even remotely qualified to answer questions about COVID-19. But I’d be lying if I said that my life hasn’t been somewhat affected by this global pandemic.

On March 5th, my husband and I took a plane from Toronto to Montreal, then Montreal to Casablanca to celebrate our honeymoon. Little did we know…