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Page 38 mid-day timepass, sunday, july 24, 2016, mumbai, web: www.mid-day.com, twitter @mid_day YOU & EYE – A WEEKLY HUMOUR SERIES THAT DEMYSTIFIES BLINDNESS, CURATED BY XRCVC.ORG Image description: A cartoon strip with 7 frames… Frame 1: (The visually impaired man – BG – with his arms stretched straight upwards) BG: No one believes that a blind person can be a bread winner in the family…! Frame 2: (BG speaking to his sighted friend – Tippy) BG: Hey… Tippy… Have I told you about my friend, Babu…? Tippy: Huh? Frame 3: (A close-up of both as they continue talking) BG: Babu employs many persons and yes he treats them very well… see?! Tippy: Oh! Frame 4: (A close-up of both as they continue talking) BG: They all earn a good salary and he's a great boss! His loyal staff adore him! Tippy: So what's new? Frame 5: (BG continues talking while Tippy touches her right hand to her chin in surprise) BG: He's totally blind! Just like me! Tippy: Oh… Oh… Yeah… OK… and what does he do, BG? Frame 6:
(Tippy raises her right hand towards BG's arms which are stretched straight upwards again) BG: He's a bread winner! He's loaded! Lots of bread! Tippy: Yeah… Sure… but how does he earn his bread?! Frame 7: (BG grins while Tippy appears expressionless) BG: He owns a bakery! (Signed Ponnappa, in Frame 6)
 

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