(In a Covid-19 context. Email chat.)
“I think you think about your stuff more when it’s threatened.
“Like, what are meanings of all the things you’ve got?
“You can talk about how things look, or cost, or why you’ve got them. I know things can have histories attached. Have some sentimental memories.
“But does much of that amounts to meanings?
“I don’t know.
“But now we’re all unsure, maybe skint, you think about it more. You question it. For most of it, do you really want it?”