November 30, 2021

Thanksgiving 2021: San Franciscans share what they are grateful for as life gets closer to normal

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — On this Thanksgiving Day, we requested folks in San Francisco to share what they are grateful for. Most individuals mentioned they are completely happy to benefit from the little issues.

“I am thankful for the beautiful day we had,” mentioned Kate Osterland, who was on the town visiting the town. “It was a good day for a run. I am training for a marathon. I am also thankful my husband, Nick, was with me.”

Touring was a preferred factor folks talked about when requested the query. A yr in the past, many individuals couldn’t journey as COVID instances surged. This yr is slightly completely different.

“I am really thankful because we are meeting people,” mentioned Natalia Boyer, who traveled to San Francisco from the south. “The people are more grateful because everything is opening back up so we have been to meet a lot of cool people.”

Some folks additionally talked about minor moments, like going to a park. At Marina Inexperienced, many had been out enjoying with canines and their message was simply to benefit from the second.

“It’s part of that moment of the year where kind of like, take time to recognize the little things you take for granted,” mentioned one man who wished to simply be addressed as B. “Hey, a walk in the park is nice, so be thankful for it because not a lot of people have that opportunity.”

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