It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.... which led me to this.
|Truth-seeker discovers his own humanity. Notice that|
access to the remaining screw and cleat is limited by the pedal.
|After removing the insole, one can see that a second |
screw is missing in the hole on the right.
|Screw partially inserted.|
... and twist the shoe off the pedal.
Obviously, I had a sandal here which made inserting a screw into the loose cleat a simple task. Different shoes could limit access making the process more difficult.