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Spokane Boxing’s Rick Welliver reads “Don’t Quit” for Storytime from the Tower

“Storytime from the Tower” is a Northwest Passage’s video series featuring notable folks from across our region reading books for the young kids in our community who are no longer going to school due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read more: Rob Curley: Northwest Passages Book Club helps us connect with Storytime from the Tower

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Spokane Boxing coach Rick Welliver reads John Greenleaf Whittier’s poem, “Don’t Quit.” Whether in sport or life, Whittier calls for determination, “So stick to the fight when you’re hardest hit – It’s when things seem worst that you must not quit.” Don’t quit, Spokane!

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