Trope-a-Day: Living in a Furniture Store

Living in a Furniture Store: Played fairly close to straight in most advanced civilizations.  This is what a self-aware, AI-driven home and extensive household robotics does for you – everything’s clean and organized and nice, and apart from the odd robot zooming through making it happen, without you having to lift a finger or indeed, take much notice.  Although some occasional thanks is considered polite.