I realize I am writing to myself and that’s fine. It’s cathartic to compose articles to no one other than me. Obviously, I am the only one asking these questions because I can’t find, anywhere, what I feel are the simplest and yet unexplored questions about this COVID-19 pandemic.
As I have said before, I truly and sincerely hope this virus was an accidental leak of a man made corona virus. My hope is this, only so that natural pandemics won’t be as severe as this one or as infectious as this one among humans. I mean, while we’re still all feverishly looking for the animal to human species out there…somewhere.
In the meantime, here are some numbers to ruminate about;