Scientists believe that the genetics of blue and grey eyes are very similar despite not being exactly the same. Just like blue eyes, grey eyes have a dark epithelium at the back of the iris and a clear stroma at the front, which is why some scientists believe that people with grey eyes develop blue eyes as fetuses, blue eyes that for some reason mutate into a light shade of grey by the time they are born. As a result, much of the personality traits displayed by blue-eyed people can be found in people with grey eyes as well.
Although not a precise science, the ancient art of physiognomy tells us that people who share a particular eye color also share a multitude of unique characteristics. Be them personality traits or life goals, people with grey eyes all seem to share common views on life.
Most people with grey eyes tend to be particularly gentle for some reason, avoiding conflict as much as possible if they can help it. It isn’t likely that you’ll find a grey-eyed person make a scene or assault someone either physically or verbally for no good reason. They are calm and gentle by nature, which makes them perfect care givers. It is also said that grey-eyed people make great lovers for the exact same reason.
Although calm and gentle, people with green eyes all seem to be energetic and willing. Whether it’s at work or within the comfort of their own homes, people with grey eyes will often find activities to occupy themselves with. This is a particularly useful trait in the workplace as more and more employers are finding out. Not to say that you should hire people based on their eye color alone, but you wouldn’t be wrong to expect grey-eyed people to be brimming with energy.
People with grey eyes are indeed gentle as we already established, but they are passionate as well. While being extremely gentle around the people they care for, grey-eyed people put a lot of passion into everything they do. They all appear to put a lot of energy into the things they love. It is also because of their passion that most people with grey eyes have long and successful relationships with their life partners.
Most people with grey eyes require a healthy dose of daily entertainment to go on about their lives, regardless of age or social status. Interestingly enough, while you would indeed expect young people to seek fun and entertainment, it is actually the older grey-eyed people who look for it most. It seems that the older they get, the more interested they get in having fun. Their adventurous nature makes them incapable of enjoying the simple, soothing things that please most adults, enjoying thrilling experiences instead.
Maybe because of their rarity, but there’s something quite mysterious about people with grey eyes. They all seem to share a very enigmatic and mysterious way of acting around other people, especially around those who are not familiar to them. From afar, some people might interpret this as being an antisocial behaviour but far from it. Once you get to know them, grey-eyed people are some of the most gentle and caring people out there.
It is said that people with grey eyes are very clean and proper, even though they don’t really obsess over it. For some reason, they always want to keep a clean house, even if it takes up a lot of their spare time. Like we said, grey-eyed people are very energetic by nature, so devoting a few extra minutes a day to keeping a clean house isn’t likely to wear them down. Furthermore, they all appear to enjoy being proper and well-dressed, even when not doing anything particularly important.
Since the days of old, people have always admired rare things in life, and grey-eyed people are extremely rare. Similar to people with green or blue eyes, grey-eyed people are somewhat of a rarity throughout the world, which is why they always get special treatment to some extent. It is because of their rarity that people always look up to them in a caring and admiring way, even when there isn’t much to be admired.
Maybe because of their energetic nature, or maybe because of their passion, people with grey eyes always seem to be extremely busy. Be it at work or at home, grey-eyed people are always busy doing something. Some say it is because of their desire to do things right while others say it is a common flaw of all grey-eyed people. Whether you see it as a unique trait or a flaw, you have to admit that you aren’t likely to see people with grey eyes standing still.
For some reason, people love being around their grey-eyed friends, mainly because of how much friendlier they are than most people. Always able to look past their differences, people with grey eyes will also be very understanding with each others as well. Nobody is entirely sure why this is, actually, but it does seem that people with grey eyes are a bit more friendly and caring than people with black eyes for example.
Most grey-eyed people are quick witted and smart. Although not applicable to all of them, of course, it does seem that most grey-eyed people who find themselves working important jobs are beyond competent. They are considered smart, inventive, and creative by their peers, but also by the people they interact with on a daily basis. It could be that it is because of their intelligence that people consider them so mysterious to begin with.