So, it is March again.
By some means it has been virtually a full yr since for the reason that coronavirus was first declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020 and we retreated into our properties as lockdowns and stay-at-home orders sprang up throughout the globe.
The place the candy hell have the previous 12 months gone? For probably the most half, it has been a time marked by grief and mourning, an entire yr characterised by important adjustments to our lives and jobs, elongated restrictions on social connection, and fixed pressure on our bodily, psychological, and emotional well being and wellbeing. Suffice to say, what even is time now?
With the arrival of March marking the beginning of one more yr that includes this ongoing pandemic, the primary of the month despatched Twitter right into a spiral of realisation on Monday.
Sure, it’s completely March again.
Some folks have been in flat-out denial.
Others have been outraged.
march??? again??? no thanks I’m gonna march myself again to mattress
— Betches (@betchesluvthis) February 28, 2021
March actually has some nerve displaying his face right here again.
— SCAM GODDESS (@DivaLaci) February 28, 2021
It is fucking March again.
— Adam Kay (@amateuradam) March 1, 2021
Some folks could not do the maths.
And eventually, some approached the entire thing with a sort of weary acceptance.
It’s about to be March again. It has by no means not been March. It would all the time be March. March.
— Chuck Wendig (@ChuckWendig) March 1, 2021
Look, March, usually you are a joyful harbinger of spring, however this yr (and like final yr), issues are totally different. However hey, whereas Twitter has at instances been a black hole of anxiety during this pandemic, not less than we have got memes to assist us course of this unusual twilight existence we’re nonetheless dwelling in.
And although the arrival of March is certainly perplexing, it is also a second to practice gratitude after what’s been a grim and hellish year.