I Thought I Was Going Blind

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People


                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

    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

    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

    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.
    deleted deleted
    Jul 3, 2015

    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

    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


    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

    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...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 8, 2011


    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 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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