To each his own, but we've already experienced rings on tables in our 54 yrs of marriage. Why take a chance especially on FR wood tables?
I agree the (Finish??) on the Supplied F/R (Tables, Chairs and Stools) needs All the Help/Protection they can get! The (Real?)Cherry wood is Very (White/Beige) under the (Spray on Cherry Stain)! Can we say (Thin Coverage)! Youroo!!