Chinese addict wears 40-stone metal boots to kick gambling habit!

February 9th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by admin  

London, Feb 9 (ANI): A Chinese gambling addicts wife is trying to kick her husbands betting habit in a unique way by making him wear 40-stone metal boots.

Poker addict Lai Yingying slogs around in the heavy shoes after his wife decided it was the only way to stop him gambling with pals.

Lai, of Xiamen City, said his wife had got the shoes specially made in wood and metal so he could not walk more than 20 minutes at a time.

The shoes take 30 minutes to put on using a special set of bolts and screws, The Sun quoted Lai, as saying.

“I dont bother going anywhere in the evenings now, he said. (ANI)

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