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I looked forward to the end of lockdown—but I didn’t expect to struggle with socialising

An early spate of Zoom quizzes and calls has abated in favour of the rare pleasures of occasionally seeing a friend from a maddening distance. It's still bizarre

By Caspar Salmon  

We thought there would be an ending. So much of the past three months has stretched credibility, but now, as we find ourselves in these uncertain times, it seems scarcely believable that we bought into the comforting myth that there would be a neat conclusion to the virus.

But we did. The idea that there would be a clean…

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