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    Rive Gauche pour Homme by Yves Saint Laurent

    Not really impressive in the least. Starts off as a really, really dry woodsy aroma. Then as it dries down I start to get some very green notes. One thing that it made me think of, which for me fits perfectly, is the smell of green pea pods. In the summer whne you can get the peas in the pod, that's what Rive Gauche smells like as it dries down.
    It isn't piss mixed with urinal cakes like Kouros which triggers my gag reflex, but to my nose it isn't the least bit pleasent.
    Anything YSL puts out seems to get labeled as simply amazing on here - I have no idea why.

    01st December, 2006