In a recent Instagram live broadcast, Girls’ Generation‘s Taeyeon vented her frustration and sadness regarding the prolongation of COVID-19 in Korea.

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She started off by explaining that she started the live broadcast for all those who were self-isolating at home.

I turned on the broadcast for those staying home and working hard to practice social distancing.

— Taeyeon

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She continued,

I think we’re all the same. Everyone’s bored at home, we feel out of energy, and we miss people. It’s already a lonely world without COVID-19.

— Taeyeon

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Taeyeon explained that despite being a homebody, COVID-19 has taken a huge emotional toll on her.

I’m sad because I feel like there are less opportunities to see all of you. Some may ask, ‘Aren’t you happy to be home all the time since you’re a homebody?’ But before I’m a homebody, I’m a singer. So I want to sing and perform.

— Taeyeon

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But that’s not all. Taeyeon sympathized with the emotional hardships everyone must be feeling and compared it to losing a job.

It’s true that you feel dejected because just as you think COVID-19 might be getting better, it gets worse. I feel like just like me, everyone who has a job must feel emptiness and a sense of loss. I feel like I lost my job. I almost cried.

— Taeyeon

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Korea has been doing a good job keeping the spread of COVID-19 under control, but the country recently saw another rise in cases, leading to stricter social distancing guidelines once again.

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The number of new daily cases is currently hovering in the 200s in Korea.