There are certainly no shortages, but I couldn´t find some items when I went last week. Whole Gloria milk, red peppers, panela... Certainly not a problem, but it does let one reflect on how much we take the supply chain for granted.
I needed to go to the bank today. Absolutely empty, which is strange for the last day of the month. There was a bench pushed up against the tellers window in order to force people to stand back. Also, the fingerprint reader had been removed, which brings me to the word-of-the-day:
Fomite (which rhymes with ‘toe blight’) is “an object (such as a dish or a doorknob) that may be contaminated with infectious organisms and serve in their transmission.”
Good to know.
"Hay que distanciarnos hoy para luego abrazarnos más fuerte".
-Guiseppe Conte, primer ministro italiano.