Books are in the holy shape. They are silent, and yet they speak directly into the imagination. You can burn them, but they are more powerful than fire. All the knowledge of the ancient ones are put into them.
Humankind has a long history of despising and fearing those who are different. Nobody chooses how they’re born. And yet the unsighted persecute the sighted. If one day the sighted outnumber the unsighted again, the roles will reverse. It is one of the many ways in which we all are very much the same.