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  1. Thoughts on Perfumes as an Obsession

    Thoughts on perfume


    Beware, this is not an essay containing good structure of thoughts, nor will it bring enlightenment to anyone, it is merely a long personal train of thoughts.


    After pursuing perfumes for now more than 3 years I find myself thinking about what they mean to me.
    How comes that I spend most of the money I have to “spare” and sometimes even some that I cant really spare?
    What is the point of having so many fragrances that ...
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  2. Very good fortune

    I just need to share some very, very lucky news
    If you are sensible about bragging you might want to stop right here.


    Let me begin at the start, I'l try to make it short :

    About a week ago (end of April) I happened to check my spam filter by chance and, again by chance, opened a newsletter from AusLiebeZumDuft or FirstinFragrances as I think it's called internationally.


    The newsletter was about a 3 (?) weeks promotion for their ...
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  3. Paris, Chapter 3. Closure with pics :)

    I am back to Berlin and wiritng this final report at my own desktop.

    What a great trip this has been.
    I will talk about the City and our experiences after I have wrapped up my olfactory joys conclusively and yes, this means Pics

    Day 3 :
    So, on the third day I stepped back a little from visiting exclusive shops and the likes in favour of my girlfriend. That much consideration is appropriate when you visit the great city of love as a couple, dont you ...
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  4. Thankful for a quick recovery ;)

    Thank you everyone for great suggestions!


    Update:

    So, I have no idea whatever god may have granted me my wish but I will be thankfull for at least a year.
    I went the good ol' home medicine way, drank lots of water and gallons of Vitamin C containing orange juice.
    Well, my sense of smell (and taste, for that matter) was back today

    I was given 1 1/2 hours spare time by my g/f who has grudginly accepted my obsession albeit she ...
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  5. In Paris - .......... - with a cold. I dont friggin believe it!

    SO, since yesterday I'm in paris, for the first time in my life.
    I was and am so excited about all the great shopping opportunities. But the plane air conditioned air didnt do my immune system well, apparently, since I think I must be coming down with a cold !!
    My nose is blocked and when I visited the Maison Guerlain I could smell all scents only very faintly.

    Derby, what a fougere it is, even the bit I could smell. Soapy, mossy, leathery. Amazing!

    Cuir Beluga ...

    Updated 12th March 2011 at 02:08 AM by timaru

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