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6 | Appointment - Part 4

“Let’s try with your left eye and we'll get back to that right eye in a minute,” Dr. Jordan said. “Can you flip around that occluder? Yep, like that. Now we’ll do the same with your left eye. And go ahead and read that first line for me.” “H, S, K, R, N,” I said.

“Okay, the next one,” he said.

“C, H, K, R, V, D,” I said.

“And the next one,” he said.

“O, K, H, D, R, N,” I said.

“Next one,” he said.

“D, N, K, U, O, S,” I said.

“Next,” he said.

“U, E, O, B, T, V,” I said. “And T…W. Then J, uh… S… P.”

“Good,” he said, nodding, and turning to his keyboard to make a note.

6 | Appointment - Part 4