I Need the Grocery Store — And Not for Food

Getting prepped and dressed for “church” — aka the grocery store. Photo by author.

Twenty nervous shoppers, most of us strangers, wheel our carts past the sweet onions, green bananas, early season peaches. I go the wrong way down the soup aisle.

It’s May, still early days in the pandemic. When a woman points out my error I apologize, defensively.

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