Some estimate that as many as 2 billion Chinese women broke and bound their feet to attain this agonizing ideal of physical perfection. Author Yang Yang says that women with tiny feet were a status symbol who would bring honor upon the entire clan by their appearance. "Some married women with bound feet would even get up in the middle of the night to start their toilette, just to ensure they would look good in daytime," he says.
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