I watched a blind man listen to the trickle of a fountain today. It's located between the stairs that separate the food court and the Student Rec Center. He stopped, put his cane into the water and made a splash. He tilted his head with a smile and said to no one, "It's water... imagine that."
He paused a moment longer, smiling at his discovery, his cane splashing about. It lightened my heart to watch this man truly experience such a delightful surprise.
Way to good universe! It made me appreciate that fountain so much. I've walked by it a million times, ate my lunch by it a million times and never did it give me such genuine joy. Thank you to that man - he made me see things a little differently today.
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