Sir Patrick Stewart is reading soothing Shakespeare on Twitter while social distancing

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Slay those sonnets, Captain.

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3/26/2020

Sir Patrick Stewart is reading soothing Shakespeare on Twitter while social distancing

Slay those sonnets, Captain.

Stewart didn't mention why he picked that particular sonnet, although the lyric about love being"an ever-fixed mark that looks on tempests and is never shaken" seems pretty relevant at the moment. SEE ALSO: Still doubt coronavirus concerns? Watch this doctor's powerful speech. The video got a solid 9,000+ retweets, and on Sunday night Stewart decided to post a follow-up. 1. I was delighted by the response to yesterday's posting of Shakespeare's Sonnet 116, and it has led me to undertake what follows... — Patrick Stewart (@SirPatStew) March 22, 2020 2. When I was a child in the 1940s, my mother would cut up slices of fruit for me (there wasn't much) and as she put it in front of me she would say,"An apple a day keeps the doctor away." How about, “A sonnet a day keeps the doctor away”? So...here we go: Sonnet 1. Read more: Mashable

Hurry up to listen to it. It must be a voice full of stories. I love Patrick Stewart's voice. Just hearing it makes my blood pressure drop. Thanks, Sir Patrick!

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