Coronavirus Spreads | Mon 24th to Fri 28th Feb 2020 — Ned Martin’s Dot Org

Monday 24th February – Lunch Shopping

Home

I spent a quiet day at home, popping down to the supermarket at lunchtime to buy lunch things.

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Tuesday 25th February – Panic Shopping

Day

I had a quiet day at home.

Panic Shopping

Bronwen and I figured we’d better go panic shopping, because apparently that’s what all the cool kids were doing. I was expecting chaos, but it was quite boring—all the supermarkets seemed to have plenty of stock and looked quite normal.

Petrol has dropped a lot though.

Shelves are starting to look a bit strained at Woolworths Shelves are starting to look a bit strained at Woolworths

Wednesday 26th February – Bronwen’s Parents’ Place

Coronavirus Queensland

The WHO says that “for the first time … there have been more new cases reported from countries outside China than from in China”.

Globally, there are 81,109 infections.

Home

An uneventful day at home was had.

Evening

I drove over to Bronwen’s parents’ place in the evening.

Thursday 27th February – Home

Home

I spent the day at home.

Friday 28th February – Bill and Benji’s 50th Wedding Anniversary

Coronavirus Queensland

Nine cases: A 63-year-old Gold Coast woman who returned from Iran and a third Diamond Princess passenger test positive.

Housewarming

Bronwen and I drove over to Bronwen’s parents’ place and attended Bronwen’s upstairs tenants’ housewarming event.

Bronwen’s upstairs tenants’ housewarming Bronwen’s upstairs tenants’ housewarming

Bill and Benji’s 50th Wedding Anniversary

After attending the housewarming for a polite amount of time we made our way to Bill and Benji’s 50th Wedding Anniversary at the Bardon Bowls Club.

Bill and Benji’s 50th Wedding Anniversary Bill and Benji’s 50th Wedding Anniversary

Maz’s

We dropped past Maz’s place for a while on the way home.