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    Le Male Popeye

    I am located in Canada.
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    Re: Is my Paco Rabanne Real?

    This was apparently weakened. Get 1 Million Intense for longevity issues
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    Re: Mont Blanc

    Individuel is the crown jewel of the house for sure. I also like Legend Spirit a lot, however it is basically a weaker version of Invictus Aqua, so I bought the Aqua instead.
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    Re: joop jump..but stronger?

    Interesting, I found that Jump had good projection personally. People could smell it on me pretty well, got a lot of compliments when I wore it in high school.
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    Re: Today I bought November 2016

    I purchased this as well recently. I'm not sure how I feel about it...I think it's a little too mature for me. I never smelled original GPH and it almost became a unicorn to me since it's so hard to...
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    Re: Armani Code Profumo VS Ultimate

    For a date, the original Code is probably the best. In general though my favourite is Profumo, it has top notch performance.
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    Re: Today I bought November 2016

    Snagged a bottle of Bentley Absolute from eBay. This is the only Bentley fragrance that's hard to find which is unfortunate because it's apparently the best Gucci Pour Homme I substitute (same...
  8. Re: Most satisfying house / money-quality-number of likes

    Gucci is just depressing. 10 years ago they had Pour Homme, Pour Homme II, Envy and Rush all in production. Only one of these is still around. So so sad. :(
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    Poll: Re: Your favourite A*Men flanker part II

    I think opinions have changed a bit. Pure Havane has become more appreciated for its versatility and the fact that it smells delightful and unique without being so in your face. Pure Malt is...
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    Poll: Re: Your favourite A*Men flanker part II

    No, I think it's just the fact that it was seen as a disappointment. People had high expectations after Pure Havane, Pure Malt and Pure Coffee, and it didn't really deliver.
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    Poll: Re: Your favourite A*Men flanker part II

    Pure Havane followed by Pure Malt and then Pure Tonka. Haven't tried Zest or Wood but really would like to at some point.
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    Re: The Pepperest?

    Bang is just straight up pepper. Fairly linear fragrance too, what you smell at the beginning is what you get through the life of the fragrance. Can be had for quite cheap too, so I would definitely...
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    Re: Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb longevity

    2 major reasons.

    1. in today's world of companies 'optimizing' their business, quality is often sacrificed along the way if it means long-term savings in dollars. very possible that V&R decided...
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    Re: Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb longevity

    ugh, everything is getting reformulated. at least there is the Extreme version which actually lives up to the name. most of the time the 'intense' or 'extreme' versions of scents end up being even...
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    Re: Lomani Comparisons

    Is Ignition supposed to be similar to anything? I've seen that one get lots of rave reviews in the past.
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    Re: Baldessarini

    I've always been super intrigued by Baldessarini. Is the original fragrance versatile or is it more for older/mature men? I know Ambre has received lots of praise but I've read a lot of comparisons...
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    Re: Perfumes for Christmas

    spicebomb to me is like christmas in a bottle
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    Re: The official "I don't get it" thread

    Do people really love this? Maybe like 10 years ago, but the last few years, both this and Himalaya have been constantly regarded as mediocre from the reviews/feedback I've seen.
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    Re: Cheaper alternative to Bond New Haarlem

    +1 on Pure Tonka. The drydown is pure deliciousness. I tested this at a store and some of the scent was left on the cuff of my dress shirt....the last few times I wore that shirt I couldn't stop...
  20. Re: Le Male longevity and sillage issues 2016

    the flask is similar to my '08 bottle. It has a 'dirtier' opening than the reformed version which I also have (at least I think its reformed...the batch code is scratched out but it's got clear juice...
  21. Re: Le Male longevity and sillage issues 2016

    I bought the Le Male travel flask version and it arrived today. Seems to have vintage juice, it's nice. There's lots of these on eBay still
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    im jealous. looks like you're stocked on vintage for a long time.
  23. Re: Looking for a FRESH bubblegummy fruity FRESH scent... FRESH...

    there's also this lol

    http://demeterfragrance.com/bubble-gum.html
  24. Re: Looking for a FRESH bubblegummy fruity FRESH scent... FRESH...

    love this one personally, but it's more of a refined bubble gum. also quite strong, op wants something light and fresh. i would look into the joop line, they've got tons of sweet scents. just stay...
  25. Re: Looking for a FRESH bubblegummy fruity FRESH scent... FRESH...

    isn't invictus kinda what you're looking for?
  26. Re: Le Male longevity and sillage issues 2016

    any bottle up until the last reformulation is still really good. my bottle from '08 still has the monster longevity and projection
  27. Re: Would You Recommend Versace The Dreamer As A Blind Buy?

    Honestly if you ask about blind buying any scent here you'll always get the same answers. Most people say no.

    Personally, I blind bought Dreamer because it was cheap and I couldn't be happier,...
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    Re: Wine cooler damaging my fragrances

    Not sure about damage, but could it just be that the juice is cold, and it takes longer for it to warm up on the skin and start projecting?
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    i like both marc and jeremy, i think they serve different purposes though. each has their own unique style that i appreciate.
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    Re: Jeremy Fragrance controversy or not.

    I believe earlier this year marc (robes08) made a video criticizing most complimented lists and using women in them etc., and based off of what he was saying, one could pretty much make the...
  31. Re: Smell of books, pencils, erasers,notebooks..........?

    Tommy Bahama for Men smells like pencil shavings.
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    Re: Le Male Travel Flask

    4.2oz



    From the research I've done, most people seem say that it was truly reformulated some time in 2011-2012. I have a bottle that I purchased in 2008 which definitely has the beast...
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    Re: Le Male Travel Flask

    Thanks. The Flask edition is a 2012 special release. One bottle I am looking at has a January 2012 production date on checkcosmetic
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    Le Male Travel Flask

    Hello,

    Does anyone know if the travel flask limited edition of Le Male (as seen here http://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/MJQAAOxyJs5RcGnN/s-l300.jpg) is the original juice? I know Le Male has been...
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    Romance Silver (Canadian customer)

    I live in Canada and am looking for bottles of this...I can only find ridiculously overpriced ones on eBay. Anyone willing to sell this at a reasonable price? Please PM me if you have anything.
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    Re: Could you wear Le Male to class?

    Yes. One spray, two sprays MAX are good enough.
  37. Re: CK One Summer 2013 = CK One Summer 2008?

    Yeah I sniffed out CK One Summer 2013. Smells nothing like ADG. Not a bad frag, you weren't kidding though about the cucumber, SO, haha. I'm not sure this is what 2008 smelled like, especially after...
  38. Re: CK One Summer 2013 = CK One Summer 2008?

    Yeah I watched your review last night haha. Have you sniffed the 2008 one before? Ideally, it'd be great if someone could do a side by side comparison of the two. I know marc has a bottle of the 2008...
  39. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Lol, with our taxes though, I'm not so sure you'd be saving a whole lot! :P



    Did you go to the Winners on Front St? If so, that bottle of Bang Bang was probably the one that I saw there about 3...
  40. CK One Summer 2013 = CK One Summer 2008?

    I know with the CK One Summer flankers they try to make it different every year, but this year's seems a lot like the '08 version.

    The bottles are exactly the same, except the 2013 bottle has a...
  41. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    That's a pretty good price for Reaction. It's not a groundbreaking scent but it does smell very nice. If you need a pleasant, inoffensive scent go for it. If you find that really boring though and...
  42. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    No I had smelled Jaipur and Mandarina Duck before, as well as Bang. I knew what I was getting with Jaipur, but I really wanted to give it to my dad. Mandarina Duck is nice but for the regular price I...
  43. Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    For you Torontonians, the Winners on Front Street seems to stock decent stuff every now and then.

    Today, I picked up a couple of steals. Jaipur gift set (100 mL EdP with after shave and body wash)...
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    Re: Blind Buy Experiences

    So far, I've blind bought and smelled Le Male (though I had smelled Cuba Gold before, if that means anything..), Bvlgari Aqva, Body Kouros, and Bang by Marc Jacobs. I like all of them, Le Male is my...
  45. Re: Some help for a blind buy under 50 dollars.

    A 100mL bottle of BK can easily be found on FragranceNet, Fragrancex or any other discounter for less than $40. Picked mine up from FragX for $38
  46. Re: Some help for a blind buy under 50 dollars.

    No mentions of Body Kouros? Really?
  47. Thread: ggf.ca?

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    Re: ggf.ca?

    Really eh? That's very interesting, I think I might check it out then. The only thing that worries me is the condition of his perfume truck. Especially in the summer, does his truck get really hot...
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    Re: John Varvatos - Which One?

    The 10th anniversary has intrigued me quite a bit. I might pick it up soon, it seems like it's the only JV that actually has lasting power and decent sillage.
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    Re: Overrated and underrated perfume houses

    No Lolita Lempicka mentions for underrated? Imo they have some great women's scents
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    Re: Whoah! Huge price disparity

    Yeah, always check FragranceX or FragranceNet first. The mark-ups are ridiculous sometimes.
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    Re: grown appreciation for Body Kouros

    Not anymore. They changed the bottle up. It's the original Kouros bottle except it has the Body Kouros colour scheme. Looks fantastic.
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    Re: grown appreciation for Body Kouros

    I love this. I blind bought it and was disappointed at first, but it only took a couple of days to bring me around. It really grew on me and the more I wear it the more I appreciate it.

    It's sweet...
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    Re: CK One Summer 2007

    Interesting, that's awesome that you actually own all of them! How would you personally rank them (assuming 2008 is #1, of course)? And if you could give a short description of each that'd be great!...
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    CK One Summer 2007

    So I've always been somewhat interested in the CK One Summer editions since they change the juice every year and I've heard good things about them. I'm not a fan of Calvin Klein but really who is as...
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    Re: Best cologne for teens

    If you're going to say that, then don't list Cool Water as your first scent :P

    When I was in high school, I wore Bvlgari Aqva, Burberry Brit, Le Male, and Joop Jump!, all great scents for someone...
  56. Re: Who is your favourite current youtube reviewer.

    I don't see how he has an ego. He's still himself. The only difference I've really noticed is that he's started dressing better and he's more confident in his reviews. But I agree on the length, I...
  57. Re: What was the first fragrance that you bought?

    When I was in grade 8 (6 years ago), I bugged my dad to buy me Ferrari Black from a cologne warehouse, picked up a 125mL for $20. Was so happy I had it, it smelled wonderful and I will always have...
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    Re: memory triggers

    I really do love how fragrances can create unique memories, it shows that it's more than just smell.

    Parents

    D&G PH - My father's favourite scent which he wore for quite some time. I will...
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    Re: Pure Malt by Thierry Mugler - Canada

    Seriously? Damn man, I wish I had seen this earlier :( I didn't even think that StrawberryNet would ever carry this
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    Re: fragrance community on youtube

    Looking back, those who started in that '09-'10 era remain the best imo, not many of the newer ones can compare. Marc, Brandon, Fabian, Tim, JR, Hiro, and others were all great, and the ones that are...
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    Pure Malt by Thierry Mugler - Canada

    If anyone has a (preferably new, will consider barely used) bottle of this and are willing to sell it for a reasonable price, please let me know. I'm a college student with no credit card, so the...
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    Re: Toronto, Canada

    I can vouch for The Perfume Outlet at Dixie mall. My dad's friend actually owns it, very nice guy who's given us great deals before. I remember when I purchased Le Male from him back in grade 10, he...
  63. Thread: ggf.ca?

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    Re: ggf.ca?

    Been a long time since I've posted as I've just started getting back into fragrances, but I was wondering about this myself. They seem to have Gucci Pour Homme 1, as well as Gucci Envy in stock. I'm...
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    Re: Had fragrances stolen from me.

    Can't you do anything at all? Tell someone, like the police (I know cologne isn't exactly a huge matter but theft is theft). After all, you do have the only suspects.
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    A scent that smells like Pumpkin Pie?

    Lol so I was watching an episode of Manswers, and they were talking about the scent that attracts women the most, and from surveys/tests they found that the smell of Pumpkin Pie turned them on the...
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    Re: if you have XXXXXX, you don't need XXXXXX

    If you have Bvlgari Aqva, you don't need Bvlgari Aqva Marine, or like an above poster said, any other aquatic frag
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    Re: The Best Scent in the Hugo Boss Line?

    I love Hugo and always will, the sillage and longevity are both really good and it fishes a lot of compliments, and I enjoy the overall smell. I also second the new Hugo Pure, it's actually quite...
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    Re: How's this for a noob?

    Minus AdG, that's a pretty good starting wardrobe. You'll have lots of fun here, but be warned, you will get addicted.
  69. Re: Which colognes do you wish had more "oomph"?

    All of the Calvin Klein scents? But on a serious note, Ferrari Black smells amazing but lacks projection and longevity, Reaction is a lovely citrus and gets many compliments but unfortunately it...
  70. Re: The Cleanest, Freshest Fragrance Available?

    Geir by Geir Ness, it's a BN favourite.
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    Re: Dunhill Pursuit = ...Stardust?!?

    After a bit more testing, the drydowns are a bit different from each other, but when I initially put on Pursuit, the top notes smelled exactly like Stardust. And I know my Stardust isn't off because...
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    Dunhill Pursuit = ...Stardust?!?

    Oh my, I just got a sample of Dunhill Pursuit, and I must say I like the scent, though when I first put it on, it instantly reminded me of another fragrance, and for a few minutes I thought about it,...
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    Re: Recommended Cologne For 16 Year Old?

    Try the new Unforgivable Black, and also give Burberry Brit a try
  74. Re: Since my absents, any MUST try fragrances ?

    Pretty much everyone on BN who tried the new Unforgivable Black love it, so I guess you could add that. I've yet to try it but I loved the original Unforgivable and many of the members say the Black...
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    Re: Lomani Cologne

    Well, Lomax by Lomani smells similar to KC Reaction, but a bit, weird? As for the Lomani PH, I already mentioned I threw it out, but the reason is because that sharp citrus really made me sick, too...
  76. Re: need help choosing a summer cologne available at macys

    Bulgari Aqua, L'eau Bleue D'Issey
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    Re: Lomani Cologne

    Ignition is an amazing scent, but Lomani PH is just disgusting. The only fragrance I actually "hate". I received it as a gift and then put it in the donation box because I just hate it.
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    Re: overstockperfume.com

    Don't worry, this may be a bad site, but a good way to take advantage of it:

    use scentmonkey.com, beautyencounter.com, and scentiments.com. These three sites have price match guarantees so you can...
  79. Re: Great summer scent with longevity and projection?

    Honestly, I think L'Eau D'Issey would be perfect, it's longevity is amazing (similar to Le Male's longevity, some claim that even after showering they could still smell the D'Issey), the sillage is...
  80. Re: Fathers Day Fragrance Contest

    My father's favourite fragrance is Givenchy Pi. :)
  81. Re: Is Ralph Lauren Romance worth the Money, Time and Effort ?

    Buy Romance Silver, it's a hell of a lot better than Romance, you're pretty much wasting your time with Romance, though you should smell it first because everyone has different tastes so you may...
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    Re: Best fragrance from Kenneth Cole

    Reaction is my favourite, I absolutely love it. It lasts a few hours on me, and when I think I don't smell it anymore, others do. It's hated by quite a few people on BN though, they say the same...
  83. Re: Who has better fragrances...Men or Women?

    I don't think you can answer this, because everyone has a different view on fragrances, and people like different things. Especially since many, many men obviously don't wear women's perfume because...
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    Re: Your Favourite Cheap Fragrances

    Cool Water, Perry Ellis 360 Red, Perry Ellis 360 White, Perry Ellis M, Ferrari Black (I don't know if some people would consider it cheap or not, but 4.2 oz for $30 is pretty damn good!), and Lomani...
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    Re: Heavy (on the) Cream

    Hanae Mori HM (EDP) and Rochas Man.
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    Re: Scent for hot holiday

    For a newer fragrance, try the new JPG Monsieur Eau du Matin, supposedly it is similar to Mugler Cologne but with more bite, and JPG fragrances are famous for their longevity so it would be a good...
  87. Re: And by "samples"...she meant "testers"...

    So lucky! I've been wanting to try Le Male for the longest time :( How is it? And wow, that lady seems very nice, you're lucky to have a friend like her
  88. Re: Summer Summer Summer...I need your help Family

    Bulgari Aqua, great for the summer!
  89. Re: Anyone know of a sweet green men's frag?

    Reaction by Kenneth Cole
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    Re: Spray in a bottle?

    I'd say about 1050 sprays. If you spray 4 times every day with a 100ml fragrance, it should last you about 262 days. But of course, this is if you use the SAME fragrance, EVERY SINGLE DAY, while...
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    Re: Fragrance to wear for prom

    Pick me :) Haha, Romance Silver is a good choice as it is an intimate scent, and at prom you get really close with the girls, I don't know why but for me RS is a good "suit/tux" scent, I think it...
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    Re: Best frags for "natural" men?

    I have no clue what you're talking about, but if it has anything to do with nature:

    Homme Nature by Yves Rocher, very cheap and affordable and not a bad scent either.
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    Re: D&G By Man - is it really discontinued?

    ^ Useless post, only posted to advertise that he's selling his bottle of "The One". In relation to the original post, I believe it has been discontinued, no fragrance retailers carry it and even...
  94. Re: Iceberg Twice - I feel it has been played with!

    NO! I was so anxious to try this :( If it really is different, then I am very very angry, the good fragrances always get tampered with...*sigh*
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    Re: Something Aquatic For The Boy

    Bulgari Aqva!!!
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    Re: I is noob:P

    Caron Pour un Homme for your grandpa, and Shalimar for your grandma. Classic, wonderful fragrances that you can never go wrong with, and your grandparents will likely appreciate them more because...
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    Sticky: Re: Is there any site on the internet where you can get free perfume-samples?

    No, they ship internationally, you have to call them first though and ask about the shipping costs to your country.
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    Re: Controversial scents on Basenotes

    Kouros, Le Male, and Joop! are the 3 ones that I see the most often, and many people dislike Acqua di Gio here because every guy living on the street wears it. Fleur du Male is also starting to gain...
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    Re: Your thoughtful consideration, please.

    Lacoste (original) by Lacoste, it smells like fresh cut grass and citrus! It would be perfect for you. If there's some others you would like to try, I suggest Cologne by Thierry Mugler, Truth by...
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    Re: "Gay" Perfumes

    Yeah I agree, the marketing campaign definitely contains some homosexuality
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