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My recent bout of conjunctivitis enforced me into captivity. I mean, with all visual media cut out, my vision (Ah!) turned inward.
It set me thinking into various tinted vision related sayings and colloquiums.
1} Blue eyed boy/ girl : Somebody’s favorite/ pet person.
2} Green eyed monster : Jealousy, as coined by Shakespeare in Merchant of Venice, and repeated in Othello.
3} Jaundiced (yellow) vision : to view with despondency, cynicism or prejudice. Continue reading