Ethan R. Okura
Hawai‘i Herald Columnist

During the past two and a half months of lockdown, I’ve had some time to walk around the neighborhood or take breaks from working at home to ponder life, and I’ve come to some interesting realizations.

Here in Hawai‘i we’ve been fortunate because COVID-19 has not killed many people — only 17 deaths as of this writing. Yet I hesitate to state it that way, because each life is precious. My heart goes out to the families, friends and loved ones of those who were affected.

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