There are times when we pull out all the stops and set a formal table. We polish silver, light new taper candles, and assign a seat to every guest. When a table is set in this way, it is a true gesture of honor towards the meal, the company, and the day itself. The set table serves as a reminder to guests (and to yourself) that gathering, even if just two of you, is a celebration.
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