You`re a bottomless source of answers and general wisdom. The basic difference between you and a know-it-all is that you won`t volunteer excess information unless someone is genuinely interested. Gossip might have something to do with this, but not in any malicious way. When dirty laundry becomes a fact of life, it loses any excitement. Anyway, you`re more interested in welcome discoveries. Forgotten treasures appear in the corners of rooms and at the backs of closets. Thrift stores are honored meeting places between people and found objects rich in sentimental value.