Logic and Reason Are in the ICU and on Ventilators

One of William Shakespeare’s most famous phrases comes from his 1623 play Julius Caesar, which contains the famous line: “Of all the wonders I yet have heard, it seems to me most strange….”

Caesar was discussing the inevitability of death, but in the current Covid condition the reluctance to get vaccinated, a reluctance that in some cases has turned into hostility, is something that truly “seems to me most strange.”

When I was a child my parents, along with the vast majority of their contemporaries, were terrified…