Monday 27th April The Coronet Diaries.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/27/nhs-warns-of-rise-in-children-with-new-illness-that-may-be-linked-to-coronavirus Tanya just sent me this link. It is my lunch break and I feel sick in response. I text angrily that I cannot bear more bad news. I was attacking the messenger not my daughter. My heart has leapt into panic and I have not opened the link. My mind strangely leaps back into [...]

Sunday 26th April. The Coronet Diaries.

That no hogs, dogs or cats or tame pigeons or ponies be suffered to be kept within any part of the city…And the owner be punished…And that the dogs be killed by the dog killers appointed for that purpose. (Journal of the Plague Year. Defoe. Almost my worst nightmare). Defoe records the fact that the [...]