The person was not crying Why? His eyes were Loosing their beauty His ears were Going deaf His senses were Failing I asked him Frail did he hear How will he sense What's around him? He'd learn Braille Like Keller did But his answer Surprised me! Said he Oh my wife and son Sold our land She gave away her jewellery My son Left his job To come to me! I'm sure They will Be my eyes And ears! What a determination!