An ‘intimate partner’ can visit during Sydney’s lockdown. Why are single people who live alone left out of this equation?
Hands up who thinks living through a global pandemic is hard? (Everybody!). Hands up who wants to shoulder the existential burden that comes with a global pandemic alone? (Nobody!).
No matter what you might think wistfully looking at your single friends, solo living isn’t a picnic even when you’re not in the midst of a pandemic. It can be a constant negotiation between glorious freedom and exhausting loneliness.
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