Twinks laughing and taking off shoes and socks for camera
In Japan there is a custom for people to take off their shoes before entering their homes, as to not track dirt into their houses. As a result of this line of thinking there is also a custom where people take off their shoes before they enter the afterlife as not to track dirt and such into their ethereal destination. As a result of this Truth in Television , abandoned pairs of shoes in Japanese media have become symbolic of suicides. Despite this it seems to pop up in non-Japanese media a lot.
Fresh From the Lab: Take Off Your Socks and Shoes - · Lomography
Every year, just a few weeks before summer, I dedicate a series of photos to the joy of living outdoors in this good season. Of course, on the walls surrounding the beautiful lake! Take a look! The lake here in Como is a wonderful place to visit. Surrounded by the beautiful Prealps, the water extends in a way that is very similar way to the Norwegian fjords.
shoes and socks taken off by someone else?
So I was 16 and we had just moved. I managed to make a few friends in school and one day I was hanging out with my friend Jennifer at her home. We were laying on the couch watching TV when her mom arrived. She didn't say anything but I was too busy glued to the TV when she said. I just looked at Jen as her mom got my other shoe off.