Touching video from BBC urges people to not give up hope and to stay home

Touching video from BBC urges people to not give up hope and to stay home

Forget meditation to help soothe coronavirus worries and motivate you to spend yet another day inside. All you need is Idris Elba. 

The 47-year-old British actor narrates the poem “Don’t Quit” by Edgar Albert Guest amid real-life moments from the coronavirus pandemic in the UK. The BBC Creative film was released Friday night. 

A couple of lines tug especially hard at the heartstrings: “Don’t give up though the pace seems slow. You may succeed with another blow.” Listen as Elba delivers the poem with a voice perfectly fit for children’s bedtime stories and videos to lull us into staying home.  Read more…

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