Without Water, Neat
Abel said there was a dearth of information from the crew and captain — passengers had not yet been informed about the 10 new cases revealed earlier Thursday — and he worried that this could extend the quarantine period.
“Hopefully, we’ll be home before Christmas,” he laughed.
In an earlier post, Abel said the food had taken a decided turn for the worse since the quarantine measures were imposed — “we are definitely not on a luxury cruise” — and said the trip of a lifetime had turned into a “floating prison”.
But his upbeat demeanor and positive messages won him a torrent of messages on Facebook.
“Come on folks, have a wonderful day wherever you are in the world. Keep smiling, make the best of every circumstance. Don’t live under the circumstances, live above them. Make the most of whatever life throws at you,” he said.
However, he could not resist some tongue-in-cheek advice for those trapped in inside cabins.