As everyone knows, finding shoes on the sidewalks of the Tenderloin is a common occurrence, especially on weekend mornings. But there’s typically only one instead of the complete pair, as shown by dgollub‘s Flickr stream documenting plenty of such orphaned shoes (of which we posted a selection here). The other day, though, I saw a new thing: not only a full pair of shoes, but several! They were abandoned inside a laundry mesh bag on Post at Larkin, and I nearly took the boots home had I not been running late.

However, today I’ve seen an even strangest thing at the corner of Geary and Leavenworth: a pair of nice Adidas snickers hanging above the Star Market & Deli sign. And they seemed to be in good condition…