WTF Fun Fact – Alexandra Limp

Limping was a fad in Victorian England. Young women admired the genuine limp of Alexandra of Denmark, bride of the Prince of Wales, and went around fake limping (the “Alexandra Limp.”) Shopkeepers even sold pairs of shoes with one high heel and one low. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: Victorian Strangeness: The bizarre tale of the ladies who limped – BBC News


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