Globally, there are more than 118,000 people infected and close to 4,300 deaths.
I woke up in the middle of the night from a text from my boyfriend which read: 'Fuck, it's happening. I'm so sorry.' It took me a minute to comprehend what was happening and I just couldn't believe it.
It's hard enough being in a long distance relationship, let alone having the fear of one of us getting sick and not being able to look after one another.