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

Updated: Sep 28

Original Post by Lauren Aratani The Guardian Sun 14 Feb 2021 11.07 EST

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