“(S)cientists warned that every day of festive respite would require five days of restrictions.” (Guardian.) I’m sure they worked that out oh-so scientifically and expertly.
Hell, the rulers are nudging Passive Gratefulness like nobody’s business!
This is likely to be an “NHS” Christmas.
Why not get little signs saying “NHS” and hang them on your Christmas tree? Or maybe make a placard saying “NHS” for the angel at the top to hold?
What if the “new normal” is psycho?