Dying Dishes July 31, 2019 purpleslob blogs, Cleaning, Food, Health, housing, People OLD post, from May 4, 2015. Alright, here it is: The much anticipated post about the counter on the left side of the sink. Ya know, where dirty dishes go to die?? Dying Dishes Well I’ll be. The dishwasher does work! I was starting to wonder if maybe the dishes only went in there for the sauna.