The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Perfume

The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Perfume

The Ugly History of Beautiful Things: Perfume
— Read on longreads.com/2018/09/10/ugly-history-of-beautiful-things-perfume/

How ironic it is that some of the most attractive scents of which we opt to adorn ourselves are derived from seemingly vile sources such as the carcasses and feces of animals, this article will easily make a man think twice before telling his lady friend how pleasant she smells. This also left me ever so slightly concerned about the origin of the collection of colognes on my shelf, but perhaps in instances such as these, ignorance truly is bliss.

Alexander Webber

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