Found an amusing post at Sovoto, "You Know You are in Vision Therapy When...". Some of them are directly applicable to me and some aren't. I don't see in double.
You find yourself staring at napkins because you’ve never noticed the
undulating texture of the napkin. You say, “Wow, I never noticed how
complicated this napkin is. It looks like an orange peel with all its
curves and dips.”
Image via Wikipedia At a street crossing, while waiting for the light to turn green, you are distracted from the traffic as you are amazed at the concrete and how unsmooth it looks.
You stare at people you’ve known for a long time (like your
mother) and can’t figure out why they look different, until you realize
that they have more wrinkles on their face than you had previously
noticed! (Hopefully, you don’t announce your new finding to the
You finally have an excuse to become a couch potato because you have little energy to do much else.
You can be a kid again and spend lots of time every week staring at
Humpty Dumpty, clowns and other children’s images and tell your
therapist or doctor when you see them in double. You also get to see
things that don’t exist. You see five dots on the wall, but the doctor
has only shone four dots in red and blue.
Most importantly, anytime
you think you are going crazy, you can just blame it on the vision
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