I don’t know which is worse—That there are people who would pay $1,135 for a pair of sandals or that there is someone with enough hubris to think that her creation is worth that much.  Apparently, however, Chrissie Morris does, because here it is…

There’s a certain toughness, but the colors celebrate the delicacy of what will bloom come springtime,” says the creator, Chrissie Morris.  I guess the wife or girlfriend of the CEO at Citibank has to spend her allowance on something.

Is this akin to the decadence of Sodom and Gomorrah?  Women are buying thousand dollar sandals while people are being torn from their homes.  Children go hungry so we can finance a war machine?  Schools closing from lack of funds and fire stations being shut down while bankers take home millions of dollars in bonuses?  How fraqed is that?