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World treasure and incredible human being Patrick Stewart is now taking to social media to read poetry daily after an outpour of support from his first reading. “I was delighted by the response to yesterday's posting of Shakespeare's Sonnet 116, and it has led me to undertake what follows...” Stewart states in a Twitter post, “How about, ‘A sonnet a day keeps the doctor away’?”
The X-Men & Star Trek actor is one of many celebrities who have recently used social media as way to reach quarantined fans to help inspire hope and serenity during times of uncertainty.
Hear Stewart’s relaxing voice read Shakespeare here: