This is similar enough to a very common way of eating in Japan. Of course, any food you can eat with chopsticks is easy to eat at a coffee table as you can lift the bowl or plate with your free hand. Dining while sat on the floor in Japan is a very warm, cosy and friendly affair, and I grew to prefer it to using a dining table.
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I don't have the exact quote with me, but in the Japanese classical text on aesthetics, 'Tsurezuregusa' (Essays on Idleness), it says something along the lines of:
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When will we find out who got the job? I want it so badly, the suspense is killing me!
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