Books, reading glasses, water glasses, pills, tissues, clocks, cell phones, watches, jewelry, sex toys, photos, iPods . . . The bedside table can easily become The Table that Runneth Over.
So why is it that when you see them in catalogues they almost always house just a small alarm clock, a single book and an elegant bud vase? We call that The Fantasy Bedside Table. Does anyone actually live like that?