Updated: 8:29 PM UTC, Jul 16, 2017

Do You Know Why We Say “Set the Table”?

This expression dates back to the Middle Ages: the Lord of the manor would invite so many guests that often times the table would be too small.The quick fix was to set planks upon wooden trestles. In order to hide the rustic appearance of the table large covers would be draped or set upon it.

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