Man Doesn't Like Wife's New Shoes

Anne Landers agrees; replies that skyscraper platforms are "hazardous and bad for the back"

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of a 12- whai the in the Dear Ann Landers: My wife is a reasonably sane,-fairly predictable, 35-year-old woman. So what am I writing about? Well, night after dinner Florence says, "Sit down. I want to shoes." In a few minutes she came teetering in on a of stilts and announced, "The latest thing -- four-inch platforms Sexy, eh?" "If you live," I replied. "Those shoes look like killers. lift them?" She became defensive and replied, "They're comfortable. comfortable. They might look heavy but they're actually cork!" I can't believe those shoes are safe, Ann. And they give such an unnatural tilt they must be murder on your back. shoe stores are saying hooray - but what are the foot saying? -- Shorter Than She Is Now Dear Shorter: They are saying the new shoes are hazardous bad for the back. Hundreds of women have already tripped on curbs, fallen stairs, sprained their ankles and in some instances broken Many fashion mavins have declared skyscraper platforms and chunky heels "ugly," and say it's impossible to walk gracefully them.

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