Gus is in his late 30s and blind as a result of retinitis pigmentosa. Hey, you do it for me. Follow Molly Burke on YouTube and on her website. She is speaking on the phone. Join Our Mission Help us expand our resources for people with vision loss.
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Never grab a blind person's cane to lead him that way. Main menu Home. The things I am attracted to are all things you can experience with your other senses, too, not just sight. Share this: When you are out with a blind person, you may have to get used to stares and whispers since not everyone understands that being different is not a sign of inferiority. Also when planning dating activities, you have to keep in mind what your partner will and will not enjoy — like instead of going for a tour of your city museum or a classy art gallery, get tickets to a concert or a musical performance for your date. The documentary captures the challenges that these three individuals face when trying to use online dating website platforms or dating apps that are not accessible to blind users.