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View Poll Results: Do you have a regular seat?

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  • I have a regular seat at the ktichen table.

    16 66.67%
  • I sit wherever there is a spot open at the kitchen table.

    2 8.33%
  • I have a regular seat in my living area.

    15 62.50%
  • I don't have a regular seat in my living area.

    5 20.83%
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  1. #1

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    0 Not allowed!
    This came up in conversation (again) this weekend...

    Do you have your own 'spot' in the living/family room and at the kitchen table? Or is it 'scramble' seating at your house?

    I'm not talking about when you have people over...just on a regular basis...or if you have one or two guests - do you tell them where to sit, or let them choose a seat and then work around them?

    I want to see if the AC folks are the same, or differ, from the results we tabulated the other day...
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  2. #2

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    0 Not allowed!
    I have my chair in the living room and I have my chair in the family room in the basement. I am always in one of those two spots. But when we have people over its "scramble" seating.
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  3. #3

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    0 Not allowed!
    Everyone has a spot. Usually it's the one that they pick at the very first time the table is used and after that its the same ever after.
    We do let guests pick though without telling them that there normally is a seating order.

  4. #4

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    0 Not allowed!
    You might be able to tell from my avatar that I have my own chair...
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  5. #5

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    for posting that article, I laughed so much!!!!!!!! - ScottishFish Kick back and enjoy the day when your done your painting - Cliff thanks for the rep! - EowynShieldmaiden Otis thanks you for the rep - Cliff This one will have a longer life span, sorry to hear about your fish - Cliff 
    For being a smarty pants and figuring out my riddle so fast! :) - escamosa The last one of these Ill ever give! Enjoy the AC bucks Rue! - smaug Yes, there is still a place in today's world for the  Darwin Awarads - Cliff Thanks for the Rep!!! :) - C-Dub Merry Christmas - Cliff 
    Merry Christmas Rue - jeffs99dime Holiday Ham has come today from the eve until Boxing Day! - Trillianne Merry Cristmas and Happy Holidays Rue. - Strider199 It's a Christmas Bunny, Merry Christmas. - gadget228 lol, thanks for the rep.  Have one on me! =] - KevinVA 
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    0 Not allowed!
    That's what I thought most people had...but apparently not everyone does!

    I know it gets funny when we have just one person staying over...because they usually pick a dedicated spot for themselves...which upsets the family seating...and then everyone is scrambling for their second favourite spot...lol. It's quite funny to watch.

    I have also watched this in the classroom when students come in. Most will sit in the same seats year round...but some don't. I love the look of consternation on a student's face when they come in to find someone in 'their' seat...
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  6. #6

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    0 Not allowed!
    in my house its not "law" but typically everyone sits in the same place, I'm at one end of the couch and the fiance and dog fight over who sits/lays next to me lol

    My dog loves to be in the middle, so really she is the cause of the scramble seating in my house
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  7. #7

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    0 Not allowed!
    LR, Kitchen, Basement, Studio, Office, Backyard... No matter. Every spot is mine. Living alone has its benefits .

    Having said that, I am not especially emotionally invested or habitual about where I sit and guests are free to park it where they please as long as they don't go poking around the tanks or instruments.
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    0 Not allowed!
    Im kinda crabby about this... I bought my couch in my living room with a spot specifically for me, my wife agreed to it being mine, I have litterally everything I want in that spot and so it is MINE... At the dinner table, I dont care but do have my spot. In my fish room, there is only 1 seat... anyone who wants to walk through can do so while walking... No glass tapping!
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    0 Not allowed!
    Well I have a tiny kitchen and no dining room so there's no kitchen table and the left side of the couch belongs to me with the right going to my female dog, my BH has her chair but she has to fight my male dog for that spot, anytime she gets up he takes it. We rarely have company and if we do it's for a cookout and everybody will be sitting outside so then it's first come first served.
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    0 Not allowed!
    Oh yes, at home the hb & I have our own spots for the kitchen, family room, dining room, bedroom (the cat takes up most of the bed smack dan in the middle). At work I have my spot at the lunch table, park my truck in the same spot and because I want to be able to find it I have a habit of parking in the same area at my usual shopping centers. We do let guests sit wherever they're comfortable but as soon as they leave we reclaim our territory :p
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