Not this chaps words - but definitely his sentiments …
We hugely underestimate the utter fragility of modernity. Many times in history, we’ve turned the clock back to a much tougher & rougher past. For centuries after Rome fell, Europeans couldn’t even dream of things like hot piped water, luxurious baths & central heating.
Now imagine losing some of the modern-day equivalents of “hot piped water, luxurious baths & central heating….” Things like, say, vaccines, the Internet, electricity….
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