Covid-19: Family who could only see each other through window go viral

Covid-19: Family who could only see each other through window go viral

- Two photos have gone viral for capturing the way the world is amid the coronavirus outbreak

- The pictures show a newborn held up towards the baby's grandparents as they look through a glass window

- Tweeps said the photos portrayed how realities have changed for many with the virus

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Two powerful photos recently surfaced online and they reminded people of how our lives have really changed since the coronavirus pandemic.

In the pictures, a family could not hold hands but looked at each other through a glass-sealed window as a man with the Twitter handle @briannalhaynes held up his baby cousin towards his grandparents.

The coronavirus pandemic has overturned human lives and made humans restrategise the way they live. If there was ever anything people thought could not be done in a new way or postponed, the pandemic changed all of that.

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Emotional photo of family who could only see each other through windows because of COVID-19
The man who shared the pictures of his grandparents meeting his baby cousin through the glass. Photo source: @briannalhaynes
Source: UGC

@briannalhaynes who shared the photos tagged them with:

"I can’t even believe these pics are real and it’s MY family."

See his post below:

The photos have over a million likes with thousands of engagement. It could be one of the most engaged content on Twitter in recent days.

Below are some of the comments:

@Japans_SeaOtter said:

"Could have let them in. If you know they don’t have it. It should be fine. Governments are just trying to scare civilians. Yet they invite their families for holidays and sh*it. They don’t care for us. Just enjoy the time with your families. Not many have long left."

@pinkladyfoxx said:

"Jesus just put on a mask and let them in."

@jennasloan_ said:

"Hardest part of this year is accepting that this is how my baby had to meet some of his closest family and that I can never change that."

@peniscommunism said:

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"I thought the old man in this was bernie sanders for like a solid 5 minutes."

@JohnaBeGood said:

"Besides how cute (but depressing) these pictures are, that's a BIG baby."

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