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Louis Braille’s Vision – vision ease
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Louis Braille’s Vision – vision ease

Sometimes, the best inventions are made by accident. In the case of braille, the system which allows blind people to read with their fingers, it was a terrible accident that led to one of the greatest developments for blind people across the world. Before Louis Braille was born in a small village in France in 1809, there was no way for the blind to read, and it was difficult for them to write. However, Louis Braille was not born blind. He was born for a purpose though, one that has touched the lives of thousands.   Louis Braille was a bright, inquisitive child from a very common family. Simon René Braille, Louis’ father, was a harness maker, and together with his mother, Monique, already had three other children when Louis came along. He was evidently a precocious child, whi...