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I F I Had Too, I Would Rather Be Deaf Than Blind

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    Having the life of an artist, if I were blind, what would be the point of living? Art and the internet are my life and I can't imagine it being any different. Though music is such a major part of my life, I can go without it. However, I can't go without creating visual art. Not...
    Paxis Paxis 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 13, 2011

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    An eye for an ear?

    You don't know what you are saying nor thinking, when you right such words. Firstly, What makes you think, that being blind is any lesser than not hearing the music and the sounds of birds? You can as a blind person, talk to anybody in the street. You can see the forest for the...
    Magnum64 Magnum64 46-50, M Nov 28, 2013

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