December 15, 2021
The maple flooring has aged to a warm, golden-wheat tone. At the center of it stands a double-pedestal, oak table. It has stood for close to a quarter of a century in this place, it’s position predominantly unchanged, except for occasionally being slid to one side to allow the passing of the annual Christmas Tree.
The top is lightly scratched, and there are a couple of blemishes in the stain where someone spilled something that sat for too long. There is nothing particularly fancy a...
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