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Radio Diary: Life Aboard The Grand Princess Cruise Ship, A Coronavirus Hot Zone04:10
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A woman gestures as other people look on from aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship, operated by Princess Cruises, as it maintains a holding pattern about 25 miles off the coast of San Francisco, California on March 8, 2020. (JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)
A woman gestures as other people look on from aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship, operated by Princess Cruises, as it maintains a holding pattern about 25 miles off the coast of San Francisco, California on March 8, 2020. (JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)

Carolyn Wright lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She was a passenger on the Grand Princess cruise ship, which was finally allowed to dock in Oakland, California on March 8. We hear what her experience on a ship that was a coronavirus hot zone was like.

This segment aired on May 6, 2020.

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