Turn the light off in your eyes

The prostitute looked closely at the officer and said, “Turn the light off in your eyes.” The officer did her best to look as if her eyes were void of light and hope. What a sadly realistic way to describe the emotionless expression of someone whose childhood and life had been sexually violated.

Wisdomforlife

In a recent TV show, a female police officer was preparing to go undercover as a prostitute. Part of her preparation involved an exchange with an actual prostitute. The prostitute approach the officer and asked her if her daddy ever touched her when she was a little girl. Then the prostitute looked closely at the officer and said, “Turn the light off in your eyes.” The officer did her best to look as if her eyes were void of light and hope.

What a sadly realistic way to describe the emotionless expression of someone whose childhood and life had been sexually violated.

We all know what sad eyes look like but what does it look like when the light is turned off in someone’s eyes?

Have you ever noticed what people show or don’t show with their eyes? A photographer once told me to smile with my eyes. “Is it possible,”…

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