I made the mistake of buying both 'Blindness' and 'Seeing' at the same time. I read the former, and barely made it through. Had I know of Saramago's style beforehand, I probably wouldn't have bothered with 'Seeing'. However, since it was sitting on my shelf, I figured I would give it a chance.
Well here I sit, a month and 100 pages later, and the book is back on my shelf, where it'll stay...more