What they’re saying: “Nobody has that magic day or month,” said Pamela S. “We all want our normal back. We want to go back out and be consumers, but none of us have been through this before … Nothing has to be open by Easter.”
Maxine said going back to normal on Trump’s preferred timeline would waste “all the work we’ve done” in staying home so far.
“Everyone is figuring out how to live this new normal, so why stop it sooner than later?” said Lisa L. “Keep going, and let the consequences happen, and we’ll figure out how to recover.”
“We’ve been doing this for a couple of weeks. We’ll figure out how to do it four more, six more.”