What do we really talk about, when we talk about Covid-19

The words of Macron and Trump vibrate like the drums of war. Lockdown sounds like bracing ourselves for a missile attack. We can’t see this powerful enemy that is turning our world upside down, because it’s a packet of genetic information of size ∼30 kb. They call it “Covid-19”. Our life is on complete hold now. We dream reflecting backward – what was life like before this contagion pressed the pause button? Will we release the pause button again and just play on like before – or will it get stuck?