Actually I had a blind friend who used to abseil down cliffs. Probably pretty politically incorrect but I had joked that he had an actual advantage there. (Not being able to see)How A Blind Person Goes Rock Climbing. Personally I have had a few near death experiences, when I have attempted to climb rocks.
I should add my blind friend went on to study at Cambridge University. He never let his blindness hold him back.Stevie Wonder Talks Abou Ten Advantages of Being Blind He had used to do practice walks to new places. I went with him on some of his practice walks. He had explained to me how he had used to count his steps. I really enjoyed his company and if I am honest he was really attractive and intelligent too.
“There are none so blind as those who will not see.” In many ways he could see more than most.
It is sometimes dangerous to look at things unprotected.
Out of Line
If people bother aligning against us, it probably means we are on the right track.
If you agree with the majority, it is likely you are a Golgafrinchan.
“It also occurred to him that throughout history, humankind has told two stories: the story of a lost ship sailing the Mediterranean seas in quest of a beloved isle, and the story of a god who allows himself to be crucified on Golgotha.”