Loving-Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus

Yesterday I took my dog to the dog park in our small town. Free of iPhones, televisions, and crowds I figured we’d play some fetch and relax. Yet what did the only other two humans at the park want to talk about? How the local Walmart had sold out of Purell due to fear of the Coronavirus. It seems like no matter where you go or what you’re up to, the news of this disease will follow.