I Can't Change My Past, But I Can Change My Furniture

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    I Moved The Coffee Table Into The Bedroom

    It was in front of the living room couch, where you'd expect the coffee table to be, but it was in the way. To get across the room in any direction, you had to walk around the coffee table. So I put it in the bedroom, and now its at the foot of the bed. It's a great catch all...
    AlternateSource AlternateSource
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Feb 14, 2010

    Tee Hee Hee

    "I think the keg would be more Fung Shooey over there!" Seriously though, it's true, if the keg or anything else in the room is located in the wrong spot it will inhibit peoples good times. What's the past? Oh, you mean that thing i can't change and had to learn the hard way to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 15, 2010

    Craigs List Is The Greatest!

    A couch, two recliners, a bed, a bookshelf, and a coffee table. All for free.
    AlternateSource AlternateSource
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Feb 12, 2010

    Where can I buy cheap

    but good furniture?
    WhiskeyT WhiskeyT
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 5, 2015

    That's Right!

    And I am currently in the process of changing my living room furniture. I bought a beautiful wing back chair, and today my mother brought me another one that comes with an ottoman (these belonged to my grandmother). I re-arranged the furniture, got rid of the old stuff, and am...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Jan 5, 2012

    Changing My Stripes

    I can't change my chair seat cover, but I can cover it with a blanket, it looks pretty cool, I guess, better than the tear across the seat. It is a classic recliner, and has stripey checkers all over it. The blanket is maroonish, which compliments the red stripe. I think it...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf
    51-55, F
    Mar 5, 2010

    Lover Of Free-And-Abandoned Furniture

    My 2700 sqft home has been furnished (sans mattresses and decor details) with under $500. I love second hand, thrift, hand-me-downs, craigslist, yard sales, and free by-the-roadside. Photos of some of my favorite frugal furniture in my furniture album... EP Link#album
    rosalind2288 rosalind2288
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2013

    Ran across this poem I wrote just

    before my divorce. Nice to know that is not me any more. In the darkness I curl up…. It covers me and shields me from the memories The words the repeat in my head long after you are gone…. I seek out the numbness of the darkness…. The blessed numbness and safety of not...
    sckimmy sckimmy
    41-45, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2014
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