“Don’t worry, doc. It’s just one eye. I’ve got two.”
My stomach lurched to hear this statement. A guy who has done nothing
wrong aside from choosing self-employment (and perhaps inheriting
less-than-stellar genes) is left with the choice: financial devastation or
blindness in one eye. He works hard, has served the country, didn’t
complain to me at all, yet here he is about to be swallowed by the ever
widening maw of impossible medical expense.
— Read on more-distractible.org/musings/2018/5/12/just-one-eye