The former is isolation and the latter is a prison.
It's a cruel selection.
“You do not immortalize the lost by writing about them. Language buries, but does not resurrect.”

- ― John Green (via psych-quotes)



whenever i see these post-apocalyptic films set in the USA where everyone is pretty much just killing each other with no mention of other nations i always just assume that the rest of the world is fine and has learnt how to resume life as normal