When we were in Boston earlier this year, Ingrid and I saw this plaque on/ near the Freedom Trail… and just about died laughing.
FRIEND OF MAN,
FOUNDER OF THE
WAS CONVERTED TO GOD
IN A SHOE STORE ON
APRIL 21, 1855
Ingrid and I had almost exactly the same reactions, almost simultaneously:
1: That must have been some shoe store.
2: Religious experience in a shoe store? I know the feeling!
3: Were they Manolo Blahniks or Jimmy Choos?