It probably never crosses an average sized persons mind (why would it?), but if your pants are of a significantly smaller size so are your pockets!
Good point. And you are correct.
And to the OP again, if a person is willing to alter that one dressing convention, it opens up a world of capabilities.
If you're not a liberal when you're 20, you have no heart. If you're not a conservative when you're 40, you have no head.
- adapted from Francois Guisot (often wrongly attributed to Winston Churchill)