Ld you do?
well because, as the live bird market example demonstrates, human behaviour is harder to alter. If a flu pandemic were to start, would we batten down the hatches and stay away from work, school and the shopping malls? Give up our cars to transport the dead? Allow our nearest and dearest to be buried without the rituals to comfort ourselves around death?
“If it does happen, it would be all over the world in two days with aeroplane travel. We wouldn’t have much time and if society fell apart, like 1918, people would probably do the same thing. They’d stay home. I mean, if the word got out that there was a killer flu strain circulating, would you go to work?”