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I Like The Smell When It Rains

I love the smell when its about to rain... 25,327 People

    SeanaO SeanaO 18-21, F 9 Responses Jul 23, 2014

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    Clean.. Fresh.. Air

    and you.. Bubblegum.. Armani aftershave.. And me.. That's the reasons.. Why.. I like the smell when it rains..
    Kardia Kardia 36-40 5 Responses Apr 15

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    It calms me. Perfectly.

    I feel safe. Then again, I've watched too many romantic movies.
    ofmiceandme ofmiceandme 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    its like the world has been cleansed all the

    dirt has been washed away I even feel more energized
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Apr 8, 2014

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    Our Metal Roof

    Our home is stone with a metal roof. You cannot see the metal from the inside unless you are in the kitchen which has a wood cookstove. The metal is exposed between the rafters as the chimney exits the kitchen providing a wonderful drum for the rain! I love to sit and listen...
    sailnude sailnude 41-45, F Apr 18, 2013

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    I live for gloomy rainy days,

    it gives me a feeling that I can't really explain, the smell drives me crazy! I love rainy summer nights the soothing sounds put me right to sleep??
    cookieporn cookieporn 22-25, F 8 Responses Mar 16

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    Huge rain storm happening right

    now :) My windows are open so I can fully embrace the beauty, sound and smell
    cassandrawilkinson cassandrawilkinson 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 19, 2014

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    aks008 aks008 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    It's raining and I love the sound

    because it's nighttime. It's like music to my ears. Ohh God, thank you for the rain. It can surely help the hot feeling of summer 👍👍
    lemongrass09 lemongrass09 46-50, F 5 Responses May 24, 2014

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    SparkleSwirl SparkleSwirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    yeah the smell of wet soil makes me alive

    and I love having a shower in the rain!! hehe
    AnnaNicoleson AnnaNicoleson 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 12 Responses Mar 9

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    The smell of newly precipitated rain is called

    petrichor. (Pet-ra-core) #gmm
    Aishashishi Aishashishi 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2014

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    I was about to head out on an evening stroll

    as I usually like to do, and as I opened my front door and stepped outside it started to pour rain, I absolutely adore the sound of rain, the freshness in it's scent, and watching it land on all of the leaves and the ground.Now I am sitting on my front porch enjoying this little...
    MeJustBeing MeJustBeing 36-40, F 13 Responses Oct 22, 2014

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    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    I love rains coz it gives me

    such romantic ambience. The smell of drops of water, the sound of it... Makes me wanna cuddle
    MienaMena MienaMena 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    Well it's a rainy night.

    I wonder if the sun will ever shine again. Time to think. Too much on my mind. I can't sleep. I wish the rain would just wash me away. To be like that spot that eventually disappears after the water just keeps running over it. It gets smaller and smaller til you suddenly...
    sml4 sml4 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It rained yesterday,

    after a very bad moment, and it was like peacefull, watching the rain smelling it was awsome
    BlackAngel523 BlackAngel523 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 29, 2014

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    Usually when I smell it ,

    it smells like wet asphalt and I like that smell .
    TreDaeOne87 TreDaeOne87 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 17

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    I love the smell when it rains in the bush in

    Africa. The first rain after a long dry season with soaring temperatures and choking dust. The days come when the dark clouds roll up towering and heavy. We watch lightning flash and evening light filter through at midday. The sun reflects on the dark storm clouds pilled high to...
    mar3sword mar3sword 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 9

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    I like the crisp and clear air

    after it rains though I hate rainy days.
    Letmebee Letmebee 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 5

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    I was so happy when I heard the rain.

    But then it stopped. I love the smell of rain. Everything smells so clean.
    gingerlymaid gingerlymaid 41-45, F 4 Responses May 12

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    I love going out and just standing in the rain

    like an idiot just for the smell so clean and pure its amazing
    youngkinyteenmom youngkinyteenmom 18-21, F 5 Responses May 4

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    I like doing the romantic things.

    Cuddling with a girl when it's raining and just spending the whole day with someone and falling asleep together. It makes me feel good, comfortable, calm, and closer to the person.
    fiendishcandy fiendishcandy 18-21, M Mar 25

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    OMGOODNESS what a pleasant surprise!

    It is raining! !!! I love the sound, love the smell! I will just lie here and enjoy!!! GOOD MORNING EVERYONE!
    gingerlymaid gingerlymaid 41-45, F 24 Responses 5 days ago

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    It's silver, and orange,

    lime and caffeine. It smiles but glistens, and in staccato it resonates. It's blue, and purple, golden and rehearsed.
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2014

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    finally it's raining in California.

    ..! just a little but it's wet! loving this storm. makes me wanna go sit by a camp fire and do some catfishing..
    redneckgal84 redneckgal84 31-35, F 4 Responses May 7

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    That smell is the best

    and it opens up my senses and lets me smell Earth.
    moonskull moonskull 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 17

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    Yeah :) where I am from we get a lot of rain

    and in the summer after when it rains and that we open up a door when it starts to warm up again the smell just comes in like a wave and it smells amazing
    BloodRedDarkness BloodRedDarkness 16-17, F Mar 22

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    Well not when it's actually raining.

    When it's just started to rain. Or maybe when it's just about to start. No... for that fraction of a second when the first rain drops are three feet above the ground. On a hot day. On a 94-degree day. In late May. Maybe early June. When everything is blooming. When it hasn't...
    howie79 howie79 36-40, M 3 Responses Feb 14

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    Just sitting at work again,

    no customers nothing to do but watch it rain. It looks beautiful and sounds nice just wish I had someone here with me
    WhoseMe WhoseMe 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 15

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    amenmurrish amenmurrish 16-17, M Apr 2

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    Its raining super hard here in LA

    and there is nothing more beautiful. Never have I felt so serene <3
    userunknown404 userunknown404 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 12, 2014

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    Rain takes me back to the age of innocence,

    when everything was carefree and the most exciting adventure was to run out side and dance around while you got rained on. The first drops that hit your skin gives you the shivers and your breath catches in your chest and you hold it there and slowly your body starts to adjust...
    holgado holgado 31-35, F 11 Responses Jan 26, 2014

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    I love the smell when rain hits asphalt.

    The damp concrete smell is like a drug that I could inhale all day. I wish they made a candle for it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm watching the clouds

    and whisks cross along the waters face. I love the smell of rain, the bluster of cold right before the clouds swell and open up. The scatter of raindrops along the grey pavement painting the city. I sit and wait for it, knowing it's coming is all the more reason to watch. New...
    isodole isodole 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 29, 2014

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    The fresh green smell

    and the sound of rain just puts me to sleep
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 12

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    The smell of wet grass,

    as the rain falls out of the grey sky, and I am sitting here at home, watching the patterns of raindrops on the windows. My thoughts in a turmoil, my heart beating faster, as the sound of the rain soothes and calms me, I take a deep breath and I know that the sun will shine...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 26, 2014

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    That foggy grey color.

    The fresh smell to everything. It feels like everything was given a great, natural clean. The flowers smell better. The world smells like a clean slate. Hopefully your car looks cleaner.
    MackenzieBSnow MackenzieBSnow 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 11

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    For those who don't know the smell of rain is

    called ozone it happens when lightning splits the oxygen and nitrogen molecules in the atmosphere and they recombine into nitric oxide and the substance interacts with the other atmosphere chemicals to give off the smell of rain http://m.livescience.com/37648-good-smells-rain...
    MrSpecify MrSpecify 18-21, M 5 Responses Apr 22

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    ketan363 ketan363 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 28

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    I like the smell when it rains in the summer,

    and when you get those gorgeous thunderstorms :)
    hells85 hells85 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 30, 2014

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    Rainy days are the best ones.

    I love to lay in my bed near the window and watch the rain falls.
    iwillsavethenature iwillsavethenature 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 6

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    It makes my mouth water.

    Really odd. Especially the smell of wet concrete or freshly watered grass.
    trismason trismason 13-15, F Mar 3

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    I love it when it rains,

    the noise, the smell, the mood. It's beautiful.
    Elliea25 Elliea25 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2014

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    Sometimes.. It depends

    as I live in Michigan, because sometimes when it rains it smell really weird, but I do like it.
    redbetblue2 redbetblue2 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 4

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    You Have Not Heard My Story~

    You haven't heard my story, testimony, my life. My real life. what actually infests my mind upon morning till night. You have no idea what I've been through, the scars I have accumulated, the sacrifices, the lies, the crying... The rain I've smelled... The dew I've touched, my...
    JeuneCirque JeuneCirque 18-21, F 9 Responses