I am lying on the floor with my back against a shopping trolley, wearing a pair of latex shorts that are so tight my testicles resemble vacuum-packed chestnuts. On my arm is Batman villain Poison Ivy. In a body-hugging latex green dress, glitter speckled cheeks, ivy crown and heels, the girl turns heads.
For fetishists, feathers on the feet are no laughing matter.
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Or so swears a host of self-proclaimed "tickle fiends. While their kink may seem laughable -- or scary -- to outsiders, to the hardcore faithful it's most intense kind of play. Tickling involves an immediate loss of control. If someone rakes his or her fingers over my feet in just the right way, I go into convulsions that could take an hour of whipping and clamps to elicit. Some "tickle-tops" intensify this sense of bodily anarchy by trying to make the "tickle-bottom" lose control over ejaculation, urination or consciousness itself. Tickling may be an underground fetish, but it's surprisingly common. Yahoo's adult tickling area has 62 clubs, the largest of which has more than 1, members.