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Missing hugs in an time of 'social distancing'

Jana Shortal asked KARE viewers to share photos of the hugs they now miss because of social distancing due to the coronavirus.

KARE 11's Jana Shortal saw a post on her Facebook feed this morning showing a friend's last time getting a hug in public before coronavirus social distancing became the norm. 

Jana's friend recognized, in hindsight, it was his last public hug for awhile.

Jana asked her followers to share photos of hugs they now miss as well. Dozens of people responded, and Jana shared a few of those photos on Thursday night's edition of "Breaking the News."

Pretty awesome idea from my friend Todd on here - show me the LAST hug you had with someone before you had to be physically distant. Mine is with my dear buddy T, this was the last day I saw her -...

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