The Way I See It

Why travelling in a pandemic is all about need over desire

Despite my fears and misgivings, my need to be with my ageing parents in the US overrides my desire to be safe in Singapore

Changi Airport T3 Departure Hall on Oct 24, 2020.ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG

As I write, rushing to meet a deadline before dashing to the airport, I am reluctant though ready to tackle this upcoming journey.

Despite apprehension and fears, my need to be with my ageing parents in the United States overrides my desire to remain safely here in Singapore.

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