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I Stop to Smell the Roses

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    ...sometimes they just have no scent. And that makes me mad. I heard that the hybrid breeders are focused on appearance and hardiness, and their efforts have resulted in fewer good smelling roses. Mother Nature does not like you to fool around with her flowers, apparently...
    milkynips milkynips 46-50, F Jun 25, 2011

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    Vanilla and coconut mixed together. My two favorite smells. Someone told me the other day that I smelt like a beach vacation.
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    I am crying every night. I don't know what to do anymore. I am doing everything I can think of to stop feeling like a victim. But I can't stop being depressed, I can't seem to...
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    I am incontinent and wear nappies all the time. I am sure I must smell of urine most of the time. No one has ever said that as an adult I smell but as a kid I was always known as...
    Stillwetshisbed Stillwetshisbed 46-50, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I just can't stop. Broken promises will always be on the top of my burden that I carry. The scars will forever mark my wrists, thighs, sides, everywhere where I could reach with a...
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    Aww, my car won't stay started, that Smell of fumes, coming past my window, I've got to get the engine going properly, come on, START.
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    The masculine smell of a man reminds me of my life before I married a woman!.......(in a good way!)
    Curiousmissy Curiousmissy 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My smelling sense is incredibly strong as well. Probably why I'm a foodie and love to cook. If I had to give up one of my senses, it certainly would not be that one!😐😏
    Nightwets Nightwets 66-70, M 3 days ago

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    ...all the time. I think it's important to humble yourself frequently and remember to appreciate all of the small, simple and yet precious things all around us. Like the way our...
    TheSundanceGal TheSundanceGal 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    my boss today told me that other members of staff have noticed a smell whenever i am around. my boss asked me to use deodorant in work and to make sure i shower before i come in...
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    White roses are just beatiful flowers. I remember reading a book where the main character was going to a funeral and found it strange that all the people attending were wearing...
    cosmicolored cosmicolored 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Me, my husband and our 2 kids were sat in the living room, our dog was laid on the floor. Suddenly I got a whiff of a smell coming from outside, it smelled like a BBQ, meanwhile...
    lynda278 lynda278 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I dislike how the smell of it gets on my clothes & in my hair. But what's really my pet peeve about smoking is people who discard lit cigarettes on the sidewalk. I've...
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    This is the greatest rock band ever. Rock bands don't even rock anymore but these guys lived it. I think with Axl Rose owning the rights to the Guns N Roses name and Slash no...
    Jackson2222 Jackson2222 26-30, M 3 Responses Jun 22

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    My fabric softener smells like peaches and I absolutley love it!
    namelessangela namelessangela 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    they smell so beautiful every time you see the white roses it feels the most beautiful thing that had grow
    Emily657 Emily657 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    And I love the fresh meadowy smell of honeysuckle, and a good oil for money spells!
    Jhayne8 Jhayne8 31-35, F Jun 21

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    The smell of pool toys. Anything from that blow up plastic is heaven!!!!!!!
    Whatsmystory Whatsmystory 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    Some smells always bring back certain memories. like every time I smell gardenia. I remember bringing my great uncle gardenia flowers the morning before he died. I was at my...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F Jun 19

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    I would love to be forced to Smell a boys feet. I just love The smell of it. especially when they r sweaty. I also love to lick their feet. I Love how salty it tastes. I love to...
    Chris4323 Chris4323 13-15, M 6 Responses Jun 19

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    It matters! One thing I really hate is being close to someone who has bad hygiene - it's just nasty so I make sure I'm not that person! I love light floral scents and vanilla too...
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    i like certain smells that trigger nostalgia. lol i can't really remember the exact memory, but i sense it's familiar. you know?
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    I always seem to pick up smells now days that remind me of the past in elementary school which was like 15ish years ago.
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    Clean laundry and Vanilla bring my grandma back to life, at least in my memories. Whenever I am doing my laundry I take a moment to smell and hug the fluffiest item, just to feel...
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    When I was a child, I was fortunate enough to go to the best school in the world (well, to me anyway). There was a library with a fireplace in it and the entire outside and inside...
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    A new pack of Crayola Crayons! Smells like Christmas to me. Santa always left a fresh pack of the colorful pointy hues. To this day I purchase fresh packs, sniff and reminisce...
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    Crisp Autumn air. I can 'smell' Hallowe'en!
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    the smell of a pipe being smoked reminds me of my oldest memories
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    Cigarette smoke, old books, certain coats and garden mint. Weird I know, but these smells remind me very strongly of my grandparents who I adored.
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    I've had a lot of negative things to say lately about my marriage, and life in general! So I thought I should try to start writing some good things. Not that it's wrong to vent...
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    tandrelyn tandrelyn 31-35, F 9 Responses Jun 17

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