lily petals on our rainbows
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an essay I wrote, where its been 30 years since the end of the pandemic, presented to you in a story form. Lmk if you would like a part 2!

lily petals on our rainbows

lily petals on our rainbows (part 1)

At one point,

At one point, it felt as though life withered away

At one point, it felt as though life withered away like petals of lily scattered on tranquil water

At one point, it felt as though life withered away like petals of lily scattered on tranquil water after a night of relentless storms.

Even so, the skies cleared,

Even so, the skies cleared, and here we are, in 2051,

Even so, the skies cleared, and here we are, in 2051, healed, but the scars will always remain.

It's almost lunchtime. Let's check today's meal plan, shall we?

Hmm, today's Vitamin C quota has Kale!

Hmm, today's Vitamin C quota has Kale! I prefer oranges.

Oh, I am sorry, you must be confused?

In short, our meal plans now permanently include a natural vitamin C supplement to boost our immunity.

In short, our meal plans now permanently include a natural vitamin C supplement to boost our immunity. Pretty cool, right?

Open offices are blowing up for a while now,

Open offices are blowing up for a while now, employer-employee relationships have strengthened phenomenally,

the schooling system has transformed,

the schooling system has transformed, and the buffet meals we thoroughly enjoyed are long gone.

India's greeting of "Namaste" took over the ancient times of a handshake,

India's greeting of "Namaste" took over the ancient times of a handshake, and that's a relief

India's greeting of "Namaste" took over the ancient times of a handshake, and that's a relief because handshakes were pretty complicated.

I gave you too much to process all at once; my apologies!

The world came to a standstill after the pandemic in 2019.

The world came to a standstill after the pandemic in 2019. We faced the worst side of humanity:

The world came to a standstill after the pandemic in 2019. We faced the worst side of humanity: the issues we have had since the beginning of time had now come to the spotlight.

Hunger, greed, mental diseases, social gaps

Hunger, greed, mental diseases, social gaps broke the silken thread of ignorance we were holding onto

Hunger, greed, mental diseases, social gaps broke the silken thread of ignorance we were holding onto; that is when we met reality.

But as each coin has two sides, we also saw kindness in our world like never before.

We helped each other selflessly,

We helped each other selflessly, made friends from all around the world who were just a finger tap away,

We helped each other selflessly, made friends from all around the world who were just a finger tap away, and life moved onto the digital platform.

But, you know,

But, you know, nothing good comes without any struggles!

-------to be continued-------

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