Box Turtles are so cool. My kids and I have captured a few around our house. We raised them for a short while, then let them go. But I was very surprised to see this little fella on top of building where I was working. I mean just sitting there peaceful near a large puddle of water. Walking down a hall, I just happened to be looking out the window and there she was — a funny little box turtle far away from her home.
But then my head did a double-take and my eyes, as amazing as the human eye is, decided to focus in and examine. Scroll down to see what my eyes and brain presented to me next.
Oh how very deceptive is the human mind. This, of course, has all sorts of implications not only in religion but also in science, relationships and much more. For it is our mind that does all of that for us. Alas!
I hope I have set up this post’s visuals well enough so that you may have experienced what I experienced.
Question to readers: Share a story of when your eye-mind tricked you.
Here is what I saw after focusing, both my eye/mind and my camera: