The COVID crisis throws into relief what happens when grief has—quite literally—nowhere to go. The evidence suggests that most people summon strengths that surpass their own expectations.
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I had to stop at "To do this, the bystander must realize that they are witnessing an emergency situation and that a victim is in need of assistance", because if someone is getting raped and stabbed on the street, I'm not going to stand there and "wonder" if it's an emergency at all.
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