All of France has been staying home since Monday. I know people who have not taken holidays or a day off in four or five years now, to keep their businesses afloat. Who knows how this crisis will affect them.
The news of ‘confinement’ has brought to some, joy, but to many tears. This thing we call liberté we took it for granted―in a matter of 48 hours it was taken away from us in order to save lives. They said it shouldn’t be difficult to stay on a couch, and to be honest, for me, it may be the easiest thing. Here is one of the easiest things you can do while being stuck at home: reading. And here are great five books to add to your reading list.