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Should Boris Johnson have gone to the hospital earlier?

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07.04.2020

Johnson was admitted to hospital for testing on Sunday, ten days after he was diagnosed with the Covid-19 coronavirus. After his condition worsened on Monday, he was taken into intensive care, leaving Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab filling in as deputy.

But did Johnson fall victim to his workhorse image and desire to play the strong leader?

After his initial diagnosis, Johnson continued working from isolation. The Prime Minister addressed the public via video clips recorded on his phone, insisting as recently as Friday that he felt “better,” despite looking visibly ill. When he was taken to hospital two days later, columnist Sarah Vine tweeted “Boris has worked non-stop throughout his illness - and now we see the result.”

Boris has worked non-stop throughout his illness - and now we see the result.

Had chatterers on Twitter and in the media not demanded to know “where is Boris?,” the Prime Minister may have felt........

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