Favourite smells

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NATURAL ANKLING
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Re: Favourite smells

Postby NATURAL ANKLING » 22 Dec 2019, 10:01am

Hi,
I think those Afghan jackets smell far worse?

Just like to point out I forgot it was the favourite smells, don't particularly like the smell of gear oil or Afghan jackets :P
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Jellykiss
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Re: Favourite smells

Postby Jellykiss » 25 Dec 2019, 5:51pm

Cold air at night
A crisp autumn night
Walking outside in winter in the evening, a smell of a burning fireplace in the air-perfect
Freshly home baked cookies

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Un-favourite smells

Postby Cyril Haearn » 21 Jan 2020, 10:39am

There is a nail bar in an almost empty Shopping Heaven near me, smells awful

Don't mind the other sort of nails, the world of screws and clips, cable ties and fastenings is fascinating
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Re: Favourite smells

Postby Cyril Haearn » 9 Jun 2020, 3:21pm

Old books. New books
Reading impressa in books, that is very interesting, doesnae smell, mind
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Re: Favourite smells

Postby merseymouth » 9 Jun 2020, 3:44pm

Hi All, Two types of oil, Bardahl Two-stroke oil - nutty smell when in use. The any brand of Castor Oil, unforgettable odour!
Then the smell of freshly roasted & ground coffee around Coopers Food Hall in 1950's Liverpool. They were things that my late father knew nothing about, no sense of smell. MM

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Re: Favourite smells

Postby Cyril Haearn » 25 Jul 2020, 8:02pm

Old church
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