I got the hearing aids today. Wasn’t too excited about going when it came down to it. Not sure what my deal was, just a lot of emotion to deal with, I guess.
They are pretty small and you can’t even see them, really. Exhibit A, crappy cell phone pic (look closely and you can see the wire going into my ear canal):
Well, I’ve ordered my hearing aids. I am getting Oticon Acto Pro Mini RITE hearing aids (the smaller one shown on the left in the picture)… in Samoa Blue. I debated a long time abut the color. I was pretty sure I didn’t want “flesh tone” and once it was suggested I could get that color and I found myself feeling offended at the implication that I should somehow hide them solidified my decision to get blue. Though I will admit that on the drive home, I debated calling to change to silver. Continue reading