blind due to a serious eye injury. At least that’s what she told
everyone, including her own family, because she was tired of having to
say “hello” to people she didn’t actually want to greet.
able to see perfectly, which left her family in shock, even though they
had always suspected that something was off about her condition.
perfectly, and sometimes they would see her trying to look at the TV
from the corner of her eyes. But she never admitted to faking her
blindness, until recently.
three decades? Carmen apparently did it to avoid having to greet and
talk to people she didn’t actually like.
say hello, I’ve never been very social person, and by pretending to be
blind I was able to avoid many social responsibilities,” she said, according to Hay Noticia.
so many years, and meeting the very people she was trying so hard to
avoid, Carmen Jiménez is also facing legal problems, because having
registered as a blind person, she has received special financial aid.
sites in both Europe and South America, but I am not at all convinced it
is legit. It’s downright preposterous to believe that someone could
fake blindness for so long without anyone noticing.