Pattern-Challenged

Some people are good at seeing patterns. I’m not. In fact, I stink at it. I never could find the hidden pictures in the Highlights for Children magazines in the dentist’s waiting room, and I don’t really see either the young woman or the old crone, or the vace and two faces, either.

So when I passed this sign on a walk through downtown Boise it took me a while to figure out that it was supposed to reflect a ram. An apparently very sad, gloomy ram, but a ram nevertheless.

Why would anyone want a gloomy ram as their business logo? Beats me! But it you did, why not just have a picture of the ram that even pattern-challenged people like me can recognize?

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1 thought on “Pattern-Challenged

  1. Amy Fahnestock told me about your blog, so I started reading. Got a kick out of your mention of Hidden Pictures puzzles, since I’ve worked for Highlights for Children the past five years now. 🙂 And I’m enjoying the blog in general. Good work!

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