I love Norell...on me a beautiful greenl floral oriental with class and distinction and a LOTTA presence...very eighties. It's hard to find on this side of the pond and I would definitely not put it in the same league as your wife's preferences which are much lighter in effect.
But you are a true and wonderful husband for checking it out!
And P.S. ... a suggestion? Read the reviews in The Directory here before you make a decision.