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I Love How Things Smell

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    Mmh :)

    I bought a small mouse stuffed animal yesterday and it lay on my desk until now. For some unknown reason, I just smelled it. It smells like a cinema we had in our town until about 10 years ago. It just reminds me of this cinema. The smell is somewhat like freshly washed...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 9, 2008

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    Xxxxxx

    Most of all,iLove the smell of my babes Puuussseeee
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M Mar 7, 2010

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    The Smell Of Night

    I love lots of smells but one which is really amazing is the smell of night air standing in the door of my house after dark. Rain, tarmac, damp leaves, vegetation, car exhaust; all these smells combine to make that outside smell, but it's the contrast to the warm cosy house...
    manwhofell manwhofell 41-45, M Apr 6, 2011

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    The Nose Knows

    There are so many fabulous smells:  babies, new cars, puppy breath, playdoh, magic markers, gasoline, wood smoke, Aramis cologne, the ocean, stawberries, honeysuckle, the air just before it rains, old books, Christmas trees, fresh cut grass, coffee........... Some smells...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 11, 2008

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    I smell french fries like from

    where did this come?
    Silentsuffer Silentsuffer 13-15, F Aug 4, 2014

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    Smell

    Smell ( funny sounding word) I love to smell lots of things too.But I have to say this experience reminded me of that movie, Perfume story of a murderer.Good movie,obsession of smell rethought....
    blackcat blackcat 22-25, F Sep 10, 2007

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    A Silly Sling of Sensible Sense Scents

    The earth during a rain shower.  A baby.  Clothes dried outside.  Honeysuckle, lilacs, lilies of the valley and lavender irises.  Fresh cut hay.  Cookies baking.  The sea.  Rich black dirt.  Pine trees.  Vanilla.  Bacon in the...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 19 Responses Jun 16, 2008

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    Favourite Childhood Smell

    my favourite smell used to be melted butter. I still kind of like it today.. but not that much anymore as I used to like it..
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 1, 2008

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    I Love The Smell Of Strange Things

    I love the smell of some odd things 1 New bath sponge smell 2 Steam Engines burning welsh steam coal is wonderful 3 House coal smell on a cold morning when you know in the house is a big fire because out of the chimney you see smoke and that smell hits the nose 4 Engine oil never...
    shall13 shall13 36-40, F Dec 6, 2012

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    Elm City Memories

    Scents, at times, have a remarkable ability to bring vivid memories back to life.  Most times this happens by chance.  A whiff on the breeze of a very particular brand of paint thinner may carry one instantly to a moment in early childhood watching Dad paint the garage...
    juan1966 juan1966 46-50, M 7 Responses Jun 18, 2008

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    Coffee, Bacon, Coconut Sunscreen

    the ocean on a windy summer night, baked treats in the oven, the smell of turkey and dressing cooking on the morning of Thanksgiving, biscuits baking (i must be hungry).  Fresh cut christmas tree, jasmine and honeysuckle in the summer, puppy breath, fresh sheets and towels...
    FiFiDelmar FiFiDelmar 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 16, 2008

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    Grassssss

    where i used to live, the grass would smell amazing after it rained. it was such a special smell that it couldn't even be simulated by watering the lawn. it was like, a special smell that the grass released because it was so excited about it raining, and thinking about rainbows...
    ou ou 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2007

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    Some Of My Faves

    - the smell of the air after the rain - probably one of   nature’s most beautiful scents ever - pine forests - lilies of the valley and lilacs - my son’s skin just after a shower - coffee with cinnamon - a new book or stationery - fresh cut grass - love - burning wood...
    touchOFspring touchOFspring 36-40, F 7 Responses Jul 29, 2011

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    ...Falling Rain

    In my state in Australia, One thing has been missing! This morning, everyone is waking to that beautiful smell of RAIN!....The bushes are smelling so fresh with all their bouquets!...How Sweet It IS!!
    mzdivine mzdivine 56-60 1 Response Dec 11, 2008

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    Scent of the Past

    I worked several years at a tourism site tucked in the mountains near a National Park. It felt remote but was easily accessible. I came to understand the beauty of my strength and explored my physical boundaries while I was there. It is one of the fondest places in my memory. All...
    mierje mierje 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2008

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    Memories

    My favorite smells are old books and my dad's cologne.  Old books remind me of the really old books my parents used to read to my brother and me when we were little.  My dad's cologne reminds me of when he and Mom used to go out to dinner late at night and my grandma...
    felinethespian felinethespian 18-21, F Jul 3, 2008

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    This Is Not A Story About Me Its About My Son

    my son is young almost 4 years old and he really likes to smell people. His favourite is arms. he likes to touch it and smells it. Usually its me or a girlfriend of mine as well as his baby sister. He does this all the time and i'm at a loss i'm not sure this is normal.When i...
    pllj1 pllj1 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2011

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    Vanilla

    I just love the scent of vanilla.... candels....mmmmm
    Lexus Lexus 36-40, F Nov 27, 2007

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    3 Things

    Tire stores have a distinct smell that I've always loved, since I was just a small brat. Also love the smell of a coffee shop/expresso stand.  Third would be a bakery.
    VendettA12 VendettA12 31-35, M 9 Responses Feb 4, 2009

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    It Is Wonderful

    The best smell ... no not the full diapers. The aroma of baby powder and lotion that so conjures up memories happy and peaceful. Then frying onions, lavender, chocolate, fresh baked bread, french vanilla, cinnamon,  flowers, fresh cut grass, and the outdoors after a spring...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 2 Responses Dec 11, 2008

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    Moth Ball Fiend

    Moth balls and pear drops-that smell combined reminds me of being a six year old at my mum's after work,eating all the sweets and then coming across the moth balls,and Mum shouting in fright at me not to eat them. Nice smells are also my best friend's house for some reason ( I...
    orangeblossom89 orangeblossom89 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2008

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    Story had to be posted as a comment... a kitchen affair...:)
    000Camilla 000Camilla 31-35, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I love how song that people hear on the radio can have so much meaning and almost have a plot, and I also love all the ignorant people who are like "wait songs have meaning?"
    jasonthesnowflake jasonthesnowflake 13-15, M 7 hrs ago

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    I love how its spelled and just the name in general. My name is Klohi
    YourGirl4Life YourGirl4Life 16-17, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I have three dogs a miniature schnauzer named Izzy, a German Shepard named Mollie (pictured), and a Labrador retriever named Goldie. Izzy and Mollie are my relax with dogs, and...
    Soggysarah Soggysarah 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    So back in 2011 one of my childhood friends moved back to the area after being in the midwest for over a decade. He and I bonded when we were kids over Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles...
    oncemoreuntothebreech oncemoreuntothebreech 36-40, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I haven't had a lot of time to be on EP recently, but I pulled together some pictures to reflect things that I like to do naked and things I would love to do in the nude! The...
    Minnwild Minnwild 46-50, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    firetrap93 firetrap93 41-45 2 days ago

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    haha this is not a just a song, it's a weapon of Love!! "How I love You" by Engelbert Humperdinck. You hold me in your eyes In your own special way I wonder how you know The...
    UrChoice UrChoice 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    We had to wait for weeks between visits. Those visits were usually one night or maybe two, but always too short. We made passionate love for hours every time, our need was so great...
    SLM71 SLM71 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    My girlfriend literally says some of the most cutest things and I absolutely love it when she does ^.^
    xxSatansDemonxx xxSatansDemonxx 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    i like to be girly and sweet
    CandiceAllcoxx CandiceAllcoxx 26-30, T 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    i love cute and pink things
    CandiceAllcoxx CandiceAllcoxx 26-30, T 6 days ago

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    1.)I'm 16 currently 2.)I love rats 3.)My favourite colours are blue and grey 4.)I hate my grandmother 5.)I am interested in Psychology 6.)And Mythology 7.)And Religion 8.)I love...
    ForeverOnMyGuard ForeverOnMyGuard 16-17, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    Listening to some old old songs lol. Ventura Highway by America always makes me feel like eveything will be alright..
    WhisperingGrass WhisperingGrass 18-21, F Jul 22

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    My dogs are so important to me. I love how excited they are when I come through the door, even if I was only in the garage for a minute! I cuddle with my lad almost every morning...
    annamariebeck annamariebeck 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Sometimes I think she's not that happy for me to be home..
    Thesupremewitch Thesupremewitch 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I think I can hear my dog barking as I approach a half mile or so from the house. She is my best friend, without her I'd be lost.
    Evee183 Evee183 41-45, T 1 Response Jul 20

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    My poor bubbi is teething. 4 big boy teeth so far. Please pray for my furniture...
    alonewiththegods alonewiththegods 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    What I love about it is the prestige ... People respect you more knowing my profession, especially since I m a young girl working in such a tough environment. And the free dinners...
    thousandcuts thousandcuts 22-25, F Jul 20

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    Just my thoughts for today. Oh yes I love everything about femininity. As a man I am very attracted to beautiful feminine women. I feel that is quit normal. What others may not...
    silkydrawers silkydrawers 46-50 3 Responses Jul 19

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    Sonder: The realization that each passerby has a life as vivid and complex as your own. Opia: The ambiguous intensity of Looking someone in the eye, which can feel simultaneously...
    Ruinsky Ruinsky 16-17, M Jul 19

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    I know it's mostly just the biscuits I give, but it feels unconditional..
    alonewiththegods alonewiththegods 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I had a dog a few years ago but she passed away. I'll never forget how happy she was when I came back from boot camp. my husband and I are looking at getting another doh in the...
    Anuska23 Anuska23 22-25, F 2 Responses