In December, I traveled to the United States for a family gathering. While there, オミクロンに感染しました (omikuron ni kansen shimashita, I caught the omicron variant).

Once I learned about my situation, I immediately got in touch with any 濃厚接触者 (nōkōsesshokusha, close contacts) to apologize for 迷惑をかける (meiwaku o kakeru, causing an inconvenience) to them.

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