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Greetings to the Glockengasse
I also associate the English children's song "Oranges and Lemons, say the Bells of St. Clements" with the dystopian novel and film "1984". It would now be quite speculative to consider what the perfumer's intention was in quoting the name and content - there would simply be too much room for interpretation.
But the fact is that St. Clement´s from Heeley is a highly refreshing and
-pleasant cologne with a bright top note, consisting of said orange and lemon. In addition there is a good portion of bergamot and lots and lots of neroli.
This is not only reminiscent of the well-known 4711 from Cologne's Glockengasse, the mother of all colognes, but also reflects this olfactorily with its short shelf life. Just softer, nobler and more modern. The differences are subtle, but crucial. Compared to the original, St. Clement´s comes across with a few subtle nuances of vetiver and less sharpness and has a soft finish.
Otherwise there is not much to say, except for the interesting fact that both Kinderlied and 4711 are from the 18th century. Mister Heeley must have been thinking something about that ...