If its wooden soul could talk, I am sure it would have many an interesting tale to tell about all of its adventures.
When we found it, it was a little worse for wear, had forgotten the beautiful, elegant piece of furniture it was. So we brought it home and restored it to its former glory. It took a lot of hard work, sanding, staining, oiling & waxing.
Now look it, glowing like the diamond it always was, the pride of the pride - so to speak ;)