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So, we’re five weeks in. Looking back, some of these diary entries might come across as a bit negative. For what it’s worth: I know I am lucky, both in my normal life and during the lockdown. Perhaps I shouldn’t be complaining as much as I have in these pages. All I can say is we’re all developing new coping strategies during the coronavirus outbreak. Mine, it seems, is vocalizing my feelings each week in Nature and posting pictures online of my failure to grow cress or make sourdough. To set the record straight, rather than talk about the things I miss (people, pubs and handshakes making up the shortlist), here are some of the things that I don’t miss.