Cherchez Le Shoe

"If you've ever checked out of a hotel only to find that you left your family's tickets, money, or other things in the room safe, lay out your clothes the night before, putting one of the shoes you're planning to wear inside or on top of the safe. There's no way you'll be able to walk away without your shoe—or your valuables." —Ellen Schollenberger, Redlands, Calif.

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