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Old 30 April 2018, 09:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Seaboe Muffinchucker View Post
It's hard to see the impact of getting rid of items that are tucked away in drawers.
If everything fits tucked away in drawers, one is not, IMO, in an advanced state of clutter. Though I acknowledge that many people do like to clear out their drawers. (Even I have been known to do it, from time to time; though there's never enough time to do them all.)

-- what's taking up most of the space piled up on surfaces is probably going to vary a good bit from household to household. But I think the thing about books may be that most people seem to think of them as something one reads once and then is done with; why keep it? For those of us who re-read a lot, this is an uncomfortable frame of mind; but it's pretty common.
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