This morning I got a nasty comment (now in the trash) from a Jesus-lover, chewing me out for criticizing Francis Collins, for being a lousy teacher, and for putting boots and cats on this website. That prompted this post.
A snowy day is not necessarily the best day to wear these boots, but I step gingerly, avoiding puddles and salt strewn on the sidewalk. These are full alligator boots by J. B. Hill of El Paso.
The skins on the shafts are cleverly pieced to make the scales on the back look like the side seam normally present on a boot:
Oh, and here’s the cat: a Japanese cat dyed to resemble a pig: