LuckyOtter – Driving away the quarantine blues
It’s easy to get bored during quarantine. One thing that doesn’t put myself or anyone else at risk of becoming ill, but gets me out of the house is driving. As long as I don’t get out of the car, and make the drive the destination in itself, all is good.
Driving along I-26 eastbound into upstate South Carolina during lockdown was strange to say the least. Neon signs overhead telling me to “STAY HOME” and hardly any cars out on the road, in spite of the glorious spring weather. I rolled down my windows and let the wind whip my hair around, and turned the hard rock station all the way up, and just took in the view. I had to be careful not to speed, something I tend to do whenever I listen to music while I’m driving.
Since the purpose of the drive was relaxation (and boredom…
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