вЂњO foot unfettered! O unhampered beauty! Thrice pleased me personally and blessed, if on me personally ye tread!вЂќ
The above could have easily appeared numerous times in my inbox, albeit in usually less poetic guises with over twelve years of experience as a dominatrix.
Written but by the third-century sophist Philostratus in a love page a while across the mid 200s, it is an excellent exemplory instance of a predilection for podophilia (careful now) being greatly an enduring theme for the ages.
Theories abound concerning the origins of every specific foot fetish, and, similar to other kinks and quirks, thereвЂ™s often no genuine formal conception tale; youвЂ™re just wired in that way, and that ok that isвЂ™s.
For some it is most likely associated with experience or association from their years that are formative numerous psychologists cite the safety, kindness and love felt during the foot of the mother or teacher.
While you would expect, Freud also had opinions about these desires and stated foot had been phallic in the wild, and in addition reminded guys when trying to appear within the skirt that is matriarchal. (The Motherfooter.)
Reading in to the origins of Podophilia, an often-quoted University of Bologna research from 2007 (by which evidently extremely masochistic scientists trawled through 381 internet conversations of 5,000 individuals in online fetish groups) unearthed that the most frequent fetish mentioned had been for certain areas of the body, and of those preferring areas of the body, a remarkable 47% favored foot and feet. Continue reading “Dip Your Toes to the History for the Foot Fetish”