the hikers, accustomed to the dark
The hikers, accustomed to the dark, had little trouble finding gaps and crossings, while the drivers and bikers had to grope their way forward, night-blind after switching off their headlights.
— Peter Handke, The Moravian Night (2008; Krishna Winston, trans., 2016) : 6
blind; crossings; dark; horizon; night-blind
Albrecht von Haller; Peter Handke