not as horribly destructive as it sounds. except for your corneas being slowly seared away. but while bathroom-sconce-shopping..we happened upon chandeliers. when are they appropriate? read on:
in your neo-gothic [as in black clothes-eyeliner wearing goth not the visigoths of ancient europe] mansion built by your hard working parents' dirty capitalistic money that you will soon squander on screechy concerts and leather.
in a high-class brothel
in a light-refraction physics class with plenty of lasers and..appropriate eye protection
in ....never. do not ever buy this lamp. i will hunt you down and unmercifully beat you with it. and thats a promise.