Cast-off Shoes

Elizabeth Meneses Del Castillo

Summary:

I was walking from Queen’s Park to my office on University Avenue when I noticed a pair of men’s sandals on the sidewalk in front of Mount Sinai Hospital. Shoes have been the focus of my attention for many years—when I stare at them in a shop window, or when I see them on people as they travel through their daily lives, and especially since I became a member of the Shoe Project.

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