“I mean, you could stick some coasters under the other legs, but that’s really just a temporary fix,” he said, gesturing at the table. “No, what you wanna do is turn it over on its side, get a nice strong wood file and a ruler, and really get in there. Oh, and a Sharpie, since you’ll want to plan your work.”
Your dad also reported that you shouldn’t let this slide, because while a wobbly table might be fine for now, you don’t want to have one when there’s company over. He further stated that he gave you that toolbox for your birthday for a reason, and this would be the perfect time to break it out.
At press time, your dad had gone to get his tools from the car to fix the table himself.