In this era of coronavirus, people wish to turn back time and return to the joy of Christmas. They’re decorating with Christmas lights.
We need to fill time as we self-isolate and quarantine. People have pulled out the Christmas decorations they boxed two months ago and stored away. The festive lights help spread good cheer when we could all use inspiration.
The hashtag #lightsforlife has trended this week.Carson JeantoldE! News, (quote) “I feel like the lights are a reminder that we're all in this together. We're going to come out of this stronger than ever. I hope that everyone takes part to show love and support to one another.”
The first person to start this trend had probably procrastinated and never taken down their lights. They turned on their decorations by joining another trend so they “flipped the switch.” (E! News)