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We've been hibernating with our sorrow, but nature won’t let us grieve forever | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett

Green shoots and spring buds tell us that life goes on, despite the Covid crisis, and that we will know joy againI’ve been trying to think of songs about spring, but the ones that have come to mind – Nina’s Simone’s I Get Along Without You Very Well (Except Sometimes), Billie Holiday’s Some Other Spring – are mournful. Perhaps it’s a reflection of my state of mind. January and February were abject, with upwards of 1,000 deaths a day and people hibernating with their sorrow. This absence of a collective grieving process has felt especially British: emotionally stifled, and cut… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/mar/02/covid-crisis-sorrow-spring-joy