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Caught in a Covid romance: how the pandemic has rewritten relationships

The pandemic has been less than ideal for relationships old and new, leaving some couples locked down with each other – and others reconsidering things

This Sunday Mbiye Kasonga and her boyfriend will spend their first Valentine’s Day together socially isolating in a Washington hotel room. Like many couples they are finding that love in the time of coronavirus makes for a strange romance.

The couple met late last February, just a week and a half before Washington DC’s first lockdown, when the city closed all non-essential businesses.

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