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Teenage Girl From Wuhan Shares How Dramatically Her Life Was Changed During The Coronavirus Outbreak
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Teenage Girl From Wuhan Shares How Dramatically Her Life Was Changed During The Coronavirus Outbreak

After the first person contracted the novel coronavirus at the beginning of December, a local Chinese doctor named Li Wenliang started raising alarms about the virus. However, the doctor was detained by authorities and accused of spreading rumors. A month later, Chinese authorities identified the novel coronavirus. By the end of January, Wuhan, which was confirmed to be the source of the virus, was put under lockdown. Movement was restricted in and out of the city. Panic started to set in.

Recently, someone translated a Chinese girl’s plea for help, which she posted on a Chinese social media platform called Weibo. Titled the “Diary of a girl in Wuhan”, the translated social media posts detail her experiences following the quarantine of the city’s 60 million residents. (Facebook cover image: James Watkins)

More info: m.weibo.cn

 

After her heartbreaking posts gained traction, many people began offering help. The girl was also contacted by local journalists. A couple of days ago, her friend made an update saying that she is being treated in the hospital.

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How Terribly Unfortunate
Community Member
2 years ago

Terrifying and sad.

Monty Glue
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2 years ago

This nightmare started in early December 2019, but was suppressed. I hate to even mention worse news, the Ebola virus has had a major outbreak in East Africa and the world is distracted by the China crisis and the idiot Trump. In the end, the Ebola outbreak may turn out worse as Trump cut the Center for Disease Control by 30% and the orange idiot does not believe in science. We are all so screwed!

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StormsTempest
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2 years ago

My heart aches for her, the ending is like a cruel cliffhanger, does anyone know if she is alright?

StormsTempest
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2 years ago

This all happened over 20 days as well D:

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Human #1,232,867
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2 years ago

So scary and sad. . If you put in perspective that the doctor trying to warn people of the sickness was sent to jail and forced to sign confession. It took one month for the locals authorities to admit what he saw immediately. All could have been avoided. . So many people life destroyed for the sake of the "Country Stability". .

NeverGoWoke
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2 years ago

Yes the doctor who first reported the Coronovirus in China was silenced and died recently.

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How Terribly Unfortunate
Community Member
2 years ago

Terrifying and sad.

Monty Glue
Community Member
2 years ago

This nightmare started in early December 2019, but was suppressed. I hate to even mention worse news, the Ebola virus has had a major outbreak in East Africa and the world is distracted by the China crisis and the idiot Trump. In the end, the Ebola outbreak may turn out worse as Trump cut the Center for Disease Control by 30% and the orange idiot does not believe in science. We are all so screwed!

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StormsTempest
Community Member
2 years ago

My heart aches for her, the ending is like a cruel cliffhanger, does anyone know if she is alright?

StormsTempest
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2 years ago

This all happened over 20 days as well D:

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Human #1,232,867
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2 years ago

So scary and sad. . If you put in perspective that the doctor trying to warn people of the sickness was sent to jail and forced to sign confession. It took one month for the locals authorities to admit what he saw immediately. All could have been avoided. . So many people life destroyed for the sake of the "Country Stability". .

NeverGoWoke
Community Member
2 years ago

Yes the doctor who first reported the Coronovirus in China was silenced and died recently.

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