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Sanne Wesselman met her travel angel in a Spanish grocery store.
At the start of the , she was locked down in Alicante, Spain. Wesselman, who runs a marketing agency in the Netherlands, was scheduled to fly home the next day but couldn’t find a face mask.
“I was a little nervous about taking a flight right in an outbreak,” she says. “So not being able to buy a face mask definitely increased my stress levels.”
Another shopper overheard her talking to a friend about