Pathologically Myopic

BubblesMy optometrist called me “pathologically myopic” today. He said I’m a blind person who doesn’t look blind. Six months ago I started having to read small print clearly by holding it farther from my eyes, which surprised me because I’ve always had to bring things closer; I am near-sighted, after all. The optometrist said that’s normal for someone my age, but I don’t need bifocals yet, although it’s inevitable.

5 Replies to “Pathologically Myopic”

  1. Here’s what Mike Smith (aka Bubbles) looks like in real life:

    (Your original link didn’t work. I used a different one – jody)

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