The COVID-19 pandemic is a worldwide crisis. Ireland, Denmark, and other European states have closed schools and banned public gatherings. Italy is in lock-down, and even Donald Trump has taken action. But here in the UK, the government policy is to seek “herd immunity” by allowing the virus to spread.
Like a sleepwalker, or ostrich in the sand
Boris “follows the science,” no one understands
While his peers international – their people protect
The PM hopes to his infect
Weekend Writing Prompt #148 – Somnambulist in 78 words