night table

night table

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night′ ta`ble


n.
a small table set next to a bed.
[1780–90]
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Mr Verloc deposited the cash-box on the night table, and began the operation of undressing by flinging his overcoat on to a distant chair.
What books are on your night table? What are you currently reading?
Timepieces were also taken on long journeys to be set up on a night table for the duration of a stay.
Beautifully illustrated in watercolor, Good Night, Forest is going to be a staple on every sleepy reader's bookshelf or night table. The story takes readers on a day-long adventure in a beautiful forest, filled with critter friends and majestic trees.
Now on my night table, among others, are two recent finds at Frankie Sionil Jose's Solidaridad bookshop on Padre Faura--AA Patawarans' Manila Was A Long Time Ago, a cap-tivating work between fact and fiction and a look at Filipinos' life abroad and their inner thoughts.
Morris: You mean how MANY cook books are on my night table, at the moment I'm paging through Chai Chaat & Chutney by Chena Makan, which is about a street food journey through India, and the other book is Land & Sea by Alexandra Dudley, which is about secrets to simple, sustainable food.
1 Tactical Walls offers endless ways to hide your gear, and their Concealment Night Table and "Issue" Box (in case you have an issue, get it!) are personal favorites.
This season the Eklego team wanted to evolve the modern-rustic style adding a TV unit, buffet, beds, dining table and bench, coffee table with drawers, coffee table with stainless steel legs, side table, console, dresser, night table and mirror to the collection.
Clean the night table. Put away last nights glasses and other materials.
For this Saturday night table, we had to book weeks in advance and when we walked in, the bar was packed with customers and almost every table in the not unsubstantial establishment was full.
WSo much so, the original plan of a Friday night table was kiboshed and instead we had to delay our visit to the following day.
It will be of particular interest to those customers who stage their snubby for home-defense in a night table drawer or quick-access safe.