just an fyi:
I am selling my 7.5 D Ravello Shell LHS in the men's clothing classifieds.
You know, you guys are probably right but this was just not the way I was brought up or the way men in my family wore shoes. They wore the heck out of shoes/boots - with no ill effect as far as I could see.
Thanks for the link - are there any state side sellers?
Shoe Mart does not have your size in the natural?
unless your feet are really small or really large, here you go: