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So, what happens now?

Version française ici Like everyone else, I have thousands of questions about what our reality will be like from now on, about how we will manage our lives under these imperative rules of “social distancing.” We are social entities by nature! Until very recently, I worked as a freelance seamstress. I would go to my clients’ stores or to their homes, more often than not, we shared a coffee while I answered some questions and listened to their needs. Then I would take some measures from clients and I would leave with their garments. I worked on them at my atelier. Once finished, I returned them to my client. Sometimes myself, sometimes a delivery man did it for me. As you can see “social distancing” rules are complex to respect when you are a freelance seamstress. So what happens now? I am a bit of a superstitious person and in my own way I believe things happen because something is awaiting for us next corner. I also believe this on a global level, what is …