Chris, I had a similar perception to you. I wondered if Ramona was borderline on the spectrum. Or maybe her bad childhood arrested a part of her social development in some way. She is socially awkward, in contrast to Mario who was a social smoothie.
This Op-ed in the NYT does speak to a point I made since last year about the problem with indoor spaces being a dangerous conductor for transmission of COVID-19. Last year I told everyone in my family and friends to make sure they frequently open windows and I even posted here my concerns regarding lack of proper ventilation in schools and other public spaces.
Of course hygiene is important (I refuse to believe anyone who claims that it is not) but last year's outbreak at a DMV in my region proves that spacing, even masked spacing is no guarantee as long as you are indoors with so many pe