A walk through the streets of New York during the pandemic echoes the loneliness and isolation many Americans are feeling in their battle against a virus that has brought multiple traumas — with no end in sight.

NEW YORK, NY – MAY 07: People walk by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) along Wall Street as the coronavirus keeps financial markets and businesses mostly closed on May 07, 2020 in New York City. Hospitals in New York City, which have been especially hard hit by the coronavirus, are just beginning to see a downturn in COVID-19 cases. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)