Not this chaps words – but definitely his sentiments …
We hugely underestimate the utter fragility of modernity.
Many times in history, we’ve turned the clock back to a much tougher & rougher past.
For centuries after Rome fell, Europeans couldn’t even dream of things like hot piped water, luxurious baths & central heating.
Click through to read the full storm … then file in ‘why didn’t we see it coming’ : Farooq Butt on Twitter
Now imagine losing some of the modern-day equivalents of “hot piped water, luxurious baths & central heating….” Things like, say, vaccines, the Internet, electricity….