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But since Olivia Presteign was herself blind to normal sight , she could not jaunte
. Consequently her suite was entered through doors closely guarded by ancient
retainers in the Presteign clan livery . Olivia Presteign was a glorious albino .
She was beautiful and blind in a wonderful way , for she could see in the infrared
only , from 7 , 500 angstroms to one millimeter wavelengths . She saw heat
waves , magnetic fields , radio waves , radar , sonar , and electromagnetic fields .
For being blind , " she said in a smoldering voice . “ For being cheated . For being
helpless . . . They should have killed me when I was born . Do you know what it ' s
like to be blind . . . to receive life secondhand ? To be dependent , begging ...
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Review: The Stars My DestinationUser Review - Bart - Goodreads
This book was published in 1956 – a time when traveling to the moon would still be science fiction for quite a few years. Many of its ideas were astonishing then and its plot of blind revenge ... Read full review