As we age, anything in particular can usher in the feeling of nostalgia.
This piece of furniture, aside from its fantastic design, does just that for me.
This is how my family lounged on our concrete deck in the hot and bothered city in the 70's and 80's. Surrounded by potted tomatoes, like any good immigrant family, eating watermelon and finding relief from the summer heat became synonymous with family gatherings and simpler times.
It's a reminder to find your tribe (whoever they may be) and love them well. Make that connection, it's an important one. -tM