"Ah! Okay. I'd always wondered if it was just an aesthetic having the shoelaces making an X over the two eyelets and that perhaps some boat shoes didn't actually have laces to tie, that it was more of a slip on sort of routine. Thanks."
"Now that this thread has been resuscitated. I have a question.
I have also been looking into getting a pair of boat shoes as of late and I'm curious if it's possible to wear them with the laces tucked/hidden/however they hell they make…"
"When it comes to this part of the forum I'm not the biggest toad in the water, but I think I have enough sartorial sense to tackle this question.
I reckon the classic brown would go best with dark blue jeans. Black is a bit trickier, but I…"
"I got a pair of Sperry's(albeit cheaper ones from Academy) and they shredded my heels. Now I just wear them when I go fishing with super short,well below ankle socks.
WIll try to find some Timberland as a couple restaurants at our honeymoon…"
"Sperry is the standard when it comes to boat shoes, although I got myself a pair of Rockports and I love em.
With shorts I never, ever wear them with socks, although on casual Fridays, I might put them on with some socks. I wouldn't say its…"
"I should have phrased better what I wrote above. I meant to wear a scent that a boy would wear on a teenage date when the woman in question was a teenager. "Axe" wasn't around when I was a teenager. I meant the scents I would have…"
"One of the nice things about wearing a scent like this on a first date is that smell is a powerful anchor to memory. Without intending to be disparaging, the kind of scents a boy would wear on a teenage date are the kind of scent-memories a girl has…"
"I understand what you mean but I don't know how we can accurately measure this. Polls only tell us what people permit themselves to say. Premarital counseling sessions are known to at least prevent divorce. That is a good indicator that it…"
"Right out the gate you make a heavy handed assumption that most marriages are doomed (first sentence, "dead relationships"). With only your opinions to guide you, you posit that marriage is a dated cultural phenomenon needing to be put out…"
"Freedom is NOT an illusion. This is what politicians wish you to think. Having a system of government where you cannot, for example, be jailed without trial, nor have your home arbitrarily confiscated to quarter soldiers, for example, are very…"