Do we know how to be idle? | Curio

Do we know how to be idle?

6 mins | Apr 25, 2020

Even under lockdown, we find it impossible to give up our industrious habits. "From an early burst of spring-cleaning to make houses spotless enough for a visit from the Queen, the lockdown has evolved into intellectual pursuits as well as Netflix — learning languages, taking courses and helping out in the community. And all this work goes on with no obvious pecuniary reward." Joy Lo Dico reflects for the Financial Times.

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From Financial Times