I Thought I Was Going Blind

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People


    I had a fight with my mom that day. It was a usual quarrel between us so I didn't feel bad about it.In the middle of the night, I woke up seeing nothing but darkness. I thought it was a punishment from up above O.O. I immediately said sorry for the things I have said to my mom...
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    Mar 31, 2011

    I was feeding horse who turned her head poked a

    stack of hay in my eye. For I week or more I couldn't see out of the eye. But treated with antibiotic drops my vision returned.
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    Jul 3, 2015

    A Night Blind

    the power went out in my apartment last night so obviously pitch black .as i tried to get a light on running through compete darkness i wondered what it would be like to be blind ,never knowing what the people around you looked like never getting to see the beautiful things like...
    dosa113 dosa113
    22-25, F
    Jul 29, 2011

    its normal to have 90% gone in the left for me, surgeries & Fusebox

    I am almost blind in my left eye, since birth. Not a big deal. I can do anything any fit person can do. I drive. Mom says I was born a preamy 2 months early, ugh. I dont redily say this, I am just for this group. I love life and I love being a human, and I like people because I...
    NateGreat4 NateGreat4
    31-35, M
    Sep 30, 2011

    Terrible Experience

    The year is 2004 and the month is september (around the 15th). I have just been back to work for a week after I triple-broke my foot, I had to stay at home for 7 weeks and couldn´t put any weight on the foot. At work I was talking to my boss at her desk and suddenly I felt...
    Muska Muska
    26-30, F
    Oct 31, 2007

    During My First Pregnancy

    During while I was pregnant with my first child, I had developed what is called pre-clampsia. I had gained around 30 to 35 pounds of just water not including the the other 35 pounds of weight during a pregnancy. When I finally delivered my child which had to be a c-section, my...
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    Apr 8, 2011

    An Eclipse of My Eye

    In April 2004, I had had a wild sexual frolic one night, during which I could feel my blood pressure going through the rood through the back of my neck and head, and for those of you who think this is a pleasant way to die, which I thought I might, let me undeceive you. It was...
    avataress avataress
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2006


    in 1972 while on ab it of a hike the man in front of me tripped a booby trap i caught part of the blast in my face. the hair on my face was burnt of shrapnel split my nose in 1/2 when i came to i was in a hospital with my face banged. it was 5 days like that the doctors told me...
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Oct 28, 2012


                I thought I was going blind. One afternoon I was shopping for groceries in our local super market. I had been in the store for about an hour. It was a Sunday afternoon. The children were playing with friends in...
    Mmm Mmm
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Aug 28, 2006

    I Wasn't Quite Sure What to Think

    My story is kinda boring compared to the other(s) in this group. I waas using my computer one evening and I noticed that there was a slight distortion in my vision... It was in my left eye, a little to the up and left of the center of my vision, and it looked sorta like a drop of...
    HateMe HateMe
    18-21, M
    Aug 27, 2006
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