Survival of the fittest is a Darwinian evolutionary theory that believes during natural selection the weak die, leaving only the strongest to continue living and reproduction.
With coronavirus lingering for over two months, we learn that this disease is unbiased during infection but discriminatory in fatality. We all have equal chances of getting it. But patients who are obese, smokers, the elderly, or suffering from chronic illnesses, including diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and high cholesterol, have much higher death rate than those who are not.
We should have all listened to the advice of Health Promotion Board to reduce sugar intake, eat more fruit and vegetables, be active and take the stairs instead of the elevator. Just like what our parents told us: All kids fall sick. But the weak and naughty ones will surely catch a cold.
Similarly, a financial crisis impacts every single one of us indiscriminately.