Treasure the hours with those dear to you

Treasure the hours with those dear to you

Living through a pandemic naturally prompts us to reflecton past pandemics.

A hundred years ago the Spanish influenza spread around the world, killing more than 40 million people

But figures like this often dwarf the personal stories of a tragedy of such a huge scale.

Occasionally though, we get a glimpse into what it was really like for the families who were struck by the disease.

Read the online story