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A Month Later with $9 Shoes

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September 26, 2017 is a day that will go down in history as my adventure into the mysterious world of the owner of a pair of $9 shoes from Walmart. I would've proclaimed their mere existence as impossible, let alone if they did exist, that they could even last more than a week. It's been about 6 weeks of ownership, and the darn things are still in tact. Here's what I have to report back.
Overall condition of the shoes are pretty good, especially considering where my old $60 pair were around this time. They haven't really fallen apart, however the left memory foam pad tends to want to slide out of the shoe towards my heel, which is annoying. I must walk weird on my left foot, but they're otherwise still comfortable to wear. When it rains, they leak a lot less than my $60 shoes, which were horrible in rain. These leak, but you have to walk in a huge puddle to get them to, and even then, it's not very noticeable. The issue I run into with most shoes is my big toe t…