Even though he was blindfolded in the game, Jake was sentient or aware enough to figure out everyone’s location. As he moved carefully around the room, Jake’s sentient and alert sense of hearing helped him isolate his friends’ positions. They were all surprised that Jake was so responsive, knowing, and sentient as to win the entire game of “Blind Man’s Bluff.”
Quiz: When is someone sentient?
- When that person or being is able feel physical and emotional sensations.
- When that person or being is able to compensate for the loss of sight.
- When that person or being wisely uses patience, for instance, to win a game.