It’s being called a miracle.
A Florida woman who was blind for more than two decades is seeing again after an unrelated surgery returned her sight – a result doctors can’t explain.
“I always knew in my heart that God was going to let me have my eyesight back,” Mary Ann Powell-Franco told NBC2. “I knew it.”
Powell-Franco, who was colour-blind since birth, completely lost her ability to see in 1993 after a violent car accident left her with ruptured discs in her back.
While undergoing surgery to repair the injuries, she experienced another serious setback.
“He said, ‘Mary Ann, you had a stroke on that table,’” she remembered a surgeon telling her.
That’s when her world went dark.
“Nothing,” she said. “I couldn’t see anything.”
Despite the reversal of fortune, Powell-Franco refused to let it slow her down.
“You can’t see, so what,” she remembered telling herself. “Get…
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