Every bed needs a good bench at the end of it. A place to sit while you put on your shoes. A place to discard damp towels. A place to stack decorating magazines and half-finished Sunday Sudokus.
Craigs List. He's back in my good graces and we've been spending some quality time together. $275.
Go forth and bench-ify.
(I was going to title this post "bench press," but that pretty lame. Even for me. I might be able to bench press Fluffy, but not if he had a mouse in his mouth. And he usually does.)