MANY HARD OF HEARING PEOPLE FORGET THINGS
Hard of hearing people wear CI or hearing aids.
They take off CI at home and forget to put it back on
when they leave home for work.
It is same thing with hearing aid or with hearing
It is often frustrating to be a hard of hearing person!
BROKEN TRAIN VISUAL MESSAGE SCREEN
Sometimes train visual message display is
For the hearing person, he listens to the
Public Announcement system to know which station
Deaf person is out of luck!
MOST FRUSTRATING APPOINTMENT
A deaf person lives in a condominium where
it is impossible for someone to come to the
door and ring the bell.
He makes an appointment with a repairman. He
cannot tell you exactly what time he will arrive,
but says “between nine AM and noon.”
The deaf person sits in the lobby for three
hours waiting for the repairman to arrive. He
already tried to call you to postpone the
appointment, but you didn’t know about it.
FINGERSPELLING AT SPEED OF TURTLE
How many times a deaf person tells a hearing
person that he is deaf, and that hearing person
tries to fingerspell.
He does not sign but uses very slow fingerspelling
which is same as watching a turtle trying to win a
It is very frustrating.