Of your seven senses which is most important to you...choose wisely...
Hearing. The loss of music and poetry would be far more tragic to me then any other sensation.
Sight. Watching my two-month-old son's smile brings me a joy like nothing I've ever experienced before.
I would retain my eyesight.
Smell: I wouldn't be able to smell a birthday cake but I could see the creamy white vanilla frosting and multi colored sprinkles.
Touch:I wouldn't be able to tell the difference whether or not a cake pan was searing my flesh or what my burning flesh smelled like smelled like as I pulled it out of the oven.However I would be able to see the burn and treat it.
Taste:I wouldn't be able to taste the cake I just baked and that is not necessarily a bad thing trust me I wouldn't mind.
Hearing:I wouldn't be able to hear my children singing happy birthday but I could watch their reactions as they eat my lousy cake and pretend to like it.
Intuition:If I kept my sight I could see any perceptions that I might have missed.
Equlibrium:As long as I can see the beauty of nature I'll always have a sense of balance.
The primary five Senses are Sight, Smell, Taste, Hear, Feel. The additional two are Knowledge, & Being.
These are the 7 senses I'm aware of, though you'll hear arguments of less and more.
We might as well add Intuition to the list..do you know of more?
If you weren't able to "touch," you would literally die.
There was a girl who had no sensation whatsoever, and her joints would grind together and wear down (because she didn't realize her body was uncomfortable and shift, like most people would do).
She also would have no idea that she was leaning on a hot stove or washing her hands with water that was way too hot.
Anyway, she literally died in her early 20s because she wore her body down too much.
So...yeah...I'd choose touch.
Also, without being able to feel, you wouldn't get to enjoy sex. That would blow.
by mikielikie 9 years ago
If you could only keep one of your five senses, which would you save?
by Dana Strang 8 years ago
If you had to give up one of your five senses, which would you choose?Would you rather give up sight, hearing, touch, taste, or smell? Why did you choose as you did?
by Michelle Liew 8 years ago
Of your 5 senses, which is the one you most appreciate?
by awoodog 11 years ago
If you had to choose losing your hearing or your sight which would you choose and whyI have been hard of hearing for a good part of my life, and know I have missed alot. I would rather hear instead of see. sometimes I see things more clearly when my eyes are closed, the real beauty comes out. Just...
by wonderingwoolley 10 years ago
Which sense do you think is the most important and why?
by Wayne Tully 11 years ago
What would you like to be able to draw?
Copyright © 2022 Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers on this website. HubPages® is a registered trademark of Maven Coalition, Inc. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers to this website may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|