Quiz: Are You Ready to Rejoin Society?

Are you prepared to return to the social circuit, or do you need a little more time to warm up to the idea of hanging out with other humans again? Take this quiz to find out.

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Socially Scarred

Emerging from your COVID cocoon won’t be easy. Consider baby-stepping your way to places known to be empty and eerily abandoned, such as the entire perimeter of Downtown Crossing.

Hibernating but Hopeful

The pandemic nearly broke you, but with a bit of practice—and perhaps the promise of in-person school—you should acclimate by September.

Ready to Reacclimate

You’re almost there! Start small, with subdued venues in the presence of trusted friends. Avoid triggering locales, such as crowded Cape Cod beaches and daycare-center parking lots.

Obnoxiously Oblivious

You do realize that your next shot should be the vaccine, right?