Moving Countries during a Pandemic

Sal skateboarding with Newport Beach in the background
Newport Beach a few weeks ago.

When I boarded my flight from Melbourne to move to the United States on March 22, I assumed the pandemic would be over in a month or two, tops.

My fiancé met me at LAX and we headed north along a surreally empty Highway 101. I gazed out at green hills and palm trees as they rolled past.

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