(What? I was sick. I fell asleep when I got home (I made it until 8:15 or so at school before I realized I was being ridiculous and put in for a sub) and slept for three straight hours and then laid in bed for about five more.)
This firefighter is in a fire and -- long story short -- ends up with cortical blindness.
And the narrator, in this deeply sympathetic voice, says that now she -- an avid reader -- "can't do something she loved: read."
Or something to that effect.
I mean, I know not everything is available, and that does suck.
But...she can't read? At all?