Everyone loves a superhero, without them we would all be lost.
Computer science has long been a field that was dominated by men. However, the male dominated scene of the past is quickly changing as time moves forward. Historically, one does not need to look too far back to see that women struggled when it came to making serious contributions in this field of study.
If you have always had perfect eyesight it can come as a bit of a shock when you realise that you need glasses. Most people start to develop issues with reading when they reach middle age and I can say from personal experience that adjusting to the situation can be difficult. There is no point going into denial, however, and the issue is best addressed