We know we are shortsighted and sometimes blind, and that the fight is often hopeless.
Nature, shortsighted and impatient, can deal with the seen and the present only.
As far as I could see, he was looking straight at me, and he was not a shortsighted man.
And if there wa'n't zipp and scream to it, then I'm shortsighted in the eyes.
It is shortsighted action to deal with ...