"Since I apparently don't look blind, it was necessary to explain to our visitors that I can't distinguish faces, see people in the passage or avoid luggage left in doorways. The teenagers, in their usual inimitable style, took this in their stride and were soon making elaborate gestures to be helpful.
Within hours, it had become a standing joke that I had to ask who I was talking to - a standing joke, that is, until I asked my own daughter. She was shocked to realize how much my eyesight had deteriorated since she'd been away.''
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