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Gov. Perry: Deteriorating vision in left eye is reason for the glasses

posted on February 28, 2014

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Texas Governor Rick Perry says he wears glasses now because of deteriorating vision in his left eye. He says he was hit in the eye with a rock when he was a teenager, and the effects of that injury are forcing him to wear the glasses. He thanks his wife for helping pick a stylish pair of frames.

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