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GothicHeart 5 years ago
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GothicHeartThe bubbly chronicles...
One of the most delightful moments whenever I visit a super-market, is spending at least half an hour browsing the bath products shelves. I hugely enjoy handling the bottles and reading their labels before popping or unscrewing their lids open and sniffing what's inside. Sometimes I wish there was a testing bathroom available somewhere in the vicinity,...

GothicHeart 5 years ago
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GothicHeartCerebrating celebrity...
Last week I was wondering what fragrance genre has escaped my spleen by remaining unbashed thus far. And then I read that Paris Hilton had launched two new fragrances, modestly named Heiress Limited Edition and Limited Anniversary Edition, with the latter being launched to commemorate the ten years of her "stellar" trajectory in the fragrance universe....

GothicHeart 5 years ago
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GothicHeartVoting for void...
As if 2015 had not already blighted me enough with fires and floods, it had another nice surprise for me to savour during its last days.Dior having probably concluded that old crones (myself included) had their fair share of Poisons thus far, decided the time was right for breeding a bunch of young witches under some alluring incubating neon lights. So it announced...

GothicHeart 5 years ago
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GothicHeartOld geezers go to heaven...
Have you ever thought that a beloved fragrance might act as a much better advisor than many people would ever do? Have you ever radically changed your disposition on some burdensome crux after wearing a scent anew, especially when it's one you used to wear when you were somebody else? Have you ever felt that a perfume has what it takes to act as your...

GothicHeart 5 years ago
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GothicHeartFlanked by flak and flaked by flankers...
Euridice and Cassandra meet for an afternoon coffee in their favourite cosy spot. Euridice can't help but notice that her usually upbeat friend is kinda laden by some version of the "thousand yard stare" while she's languidly imbibing her beverage when not ignoring it. But that aside, she smells like a million bucks! Euridice, feeling...

GothicHeart 5 years ago
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GothicHeartYou name it!...
Perfumes are some of the most potent image generators out there. And I believe that a good deal of this potence lies in the way they were christened. As William S. Burroughs allegedly used to say, language is a virus from outer space. And the most effective one ever I might add, since it has infected us all. Being a glossology enthusiast, perfume names never...

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