Friday, June 13, 2008

And we think OUR lives are hard...

I got this in an email and was stunned by the images. Viewer warning: The pictures near the end are a bit disgusting. I learned about foot-binding a while ago, but I had never actually pictured the damage it could cause.

The latest rage in Japan...



... Now look at the kind of 'shoes' that were worn back in the day of the Geisha... I can't imagine...