Jason Wordie
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Then & Now by Jason Wordie

All about sex: Real reason why Chinese women bound their feet ... and it wasn't for their pleasure

Early Western accounts of the alluring gait of China's bound-feet women ignored the belief underlying the practice - that it tightened the women's thigh and pelvic muscles and heightened the sexual pleasure of the men who possessed them, writes Jason Wordie

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