“Will you suck my dick late tonight”
This is a text Caitlin, a woman living in Seattle, received from an ex-hookup last week. Caitlin, who requested to use a different name in this article for privacy reasons, declined because she felt sick; even though , she could not be tested for coronavirus.
When Caitlin said she wasn’t feeling well and couldn’t receive a test, the ex-hookup replied, “I’ll wear a plastic bag.”
This is a crude example, but it’s just one of many texts from exes that’ve popped up amid the coronavirus. COVID-19, the disease that results from the virus, has ground life to a halt across the world. The lockdowns that pervade countries in Asia and Europe are now coming for the United States, with …