For many Chinese, who saw Shanghai as a magical place to pursue their dreams, the city’s two-month lockdown due to Covid-19 was a wake-up call.
It wasn’t just the isolation and living under the threat of being dragged to a quarantine center. Many describe how being forced into survival mode created a deep sense of insecurity. Now outline some drastically changed life plans.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/chinas-lockdowns-prompt-a-rethinking-of-life-plans-among-the-young-11653822000 China’s Lockdowns Prompt a Rethinking of Life Plans Among the Young