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Unformatted text preview: Sheet1 Page 1 Three days to see All of us have read thrilling stories in which the hero had only a limited and specified time to live. Sometimes it was as long a Such stories set up thinking, wondering what we should do under similar circumstances. What associations should we crowd Sometimes I have thought it would be an excellent rule to live each day as if we should die tomorrow. Such an attitude would Most of us take life for granted. We know that one day we must die, but usually we picture that day as far in the future, when The same lethargy, I am afraid, characterizes the use of our faculties and senses. Only the deaf appreciate hearing, only the I have often thought it would be a blessing if each human being were stricken blind and deaf for a few days at some time dur Now and then I have tested my seeing friends to discover what they see. Recently I was visited by a very good friend who ha How was it possible, I asked myself, to walk for an hour through the woods and see nothing worthy of note? I who cannot se Oh, the things that I should see if I had the power of sight for three days! Sheet1...
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2009 for the course WRITING wring taught by Professor Jp during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '09