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This reflective letter was written by Aarushi Kataria.

Dear Stranger,

How are you doing?

As for me, I am closer to being 21 than I am to being 20. I have spent the last two birthdays during a global pandemic. I have celebrated the last three New Year’s Eves with four people as well as met a grand total of three new people in the whole of last year. Certainly, 2021 was hard. I…