I was up very early, stumbling around the living room when I opened up my computer to read the day’s headlines. When I read that President Trump and the First Lady Melania Trump had tested positive for COVID-19, I thought that my sleepy eyes were confused.
I started switching news sources convinced that I would find nothing to verify what I thought I had read.
The night before, I had seen that Hope Hicks had tested positive for this deadly disease. I knew that she was with the president a few times this week, even traveling in relatively close quarters on Marine One — the helicopter that they both flew in on Wednesday.
As much as I despise all of the things Trump has done while president, I never wished for this. And reading it on my computer screen seemed surreal.
I know he almost never wore a mask and