returning …… JE REVIENS by WORTH (1932)

The Black Narcissus

 

 

 

 

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There is nothing else quite like Je Reviens.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It is the blue night, the moon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A mysterious, troubling perfume that evades classification.  A scent with a cool, cerebral langour;  a quietness;  yet with compelling sexual undertones.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aldehydes – watery, Venusian – take you to unchartered places in the constellations:  a light, aqueous freshness deleting all vulgarity.  Draped, cerulean.  But then, with a narcotic dose of freshly picked wild narcissus and iris, this moon soon swings to a more tranquil violet floating on lakes aldehydic ; an amphibious, and voluptuous, bath-house atmosphere which is sculpturesque,  soothing; familiar.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beneath, like glowering stalactites in…

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