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Shoepile

- sine - Tuesday, September 13th, 2005 : goo

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Ever go to a party where the host/ess requested that everyone remove their shoes before entering? It's common here in , at least, where such a request could potentially keep dogshit, hepatitis, grime and countless other filth from being tracked all over your livingroom.

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JayEastsider: 16th Sep 2005 - 08:27 GMT

That comment about dog shit and everything made me laugh I never really thought about like that before. For now on everybody taking off there shoes when they come to my house

JayEastsider: 16th Sep 2005 - 08:27 GMT

now i just see the shoes as one big shitty pile

Matthew C: 31st Aug 2007 - 15:54 GMT

Removing shoes is an excellent custom.I wish more people would do it here in the UK.

Franny Wentzel: 23rd Oct 2015 - 05:55 GMT

This is clearly one of those shoe swinger parties I've heard tell of...

They put their shoelaces in a bowl and pick. They then 'lace up' with the shoe belongs to the one they drew...

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