Is broccoli not brown?

Living with colour-blindness

The term ‘color blind’ is a misnomer. The person can see color like you and me, but they find it difficult to distinguish apart certain shades of colors.

  • They will spend all their time thinking your favourite blue dress is brown unless you tell them.
  • They will not be able to tell a banana is only half-ripe (green at the base).
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  • They will confuse you with directions, for the “turn left after the house with brown walls” is actually meant to be a house whose walls are purple.
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