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Postby Victoria » Jan 9th, '08, 21:13

Yes, it's the same one. AKA: Iron Goddess of Mercy
The Trio one, probably is too. I'm guessing it's a blend.
I think the Adagio TKY is one of if not the best. The best tasting ones completely unfurl into nice full leaves. A little longer brewing time is needed for this process. If you see TKY in bits and pieces, run for the hills.

Enjoy!

And thanks for the comp;liments on my blog! I do love purple. Many perfume folks are also into teas. It's a natural fit. :D

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Postby hop_goblin » Jan 10th, '08, 11:06

You blog passes the smell test! Nice

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Vic!!!!??!!!!

Postby GalileosDaughter » Jan 10th, '08, 11:07

OMG, Vic is that you?!?

If so, then XOXOXO from GalileosDaughter!! Squee!

(If not, apologies!)

I just joined too, lol. Gave up the blog but found a new obsession.

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Postby Victoria » Jan 10th, '08, 12:45

Thanks hop_goblin!

Yes GalileosDaughter it is moi!! I was excited to see your name on the newbie list too! We move in all the best circles don't we?

I'm spending way more time buying and enjoying tea these days. I think I may do a tea reviews on my blog!

So happy to hear from you!!
Bug hugs!

So what's in your cup today??

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Postby Victoria » Jan 10th, '08, 12:47

LOL BUG hugs! You know what I meant. I'm cracking myself up! Get that girl another cuppa!

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Postby Chip » Jan 10th, '08, 13:45

Bug hugs...I thought that was some perfume insider thing.

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Postby GalileosDaughter » Jan 10th, '08, 15:55

Big hugs to you too!!

You're gonna laugh because I'm being a little funny today. I'm drinking Adagio Cherry Tea and wearing Delices. (Non-perfume folks: Delices contains a cherry note.) I know, it's a little OCD! :oops:

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Postby Victoria » Jan 10th, '08, 16:11

Chip, you always crack me up!
Bug hugs to you!


Oh GD, Delices and cherry tea!! How lovely. Is that black tea with cherry?

I tried Almond Oolong this morning. I should be wearing Alessandro!

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Postby Chip » Jan 10th, '08, 16:30

Hmmm, this combination of tea and perfume. :D

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Postby skywarrior » Jan 13th, '08, 02:08

Welcome aboard!

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Postby Victoria » Jan 13th, '08, 03:14

Thanks! I feel right at home already!

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Postby Trey Winston » Jan 13th, '08, 14:52

Welcome, Victoria :D

Your beautiful blog put me in mind of Perfume by Patrick Suskind, did you ever read it? If not, I recommend it.

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Postby tseirPsaduJ » Jan 13th, '08, 17:30

Trey Winston wrote:Welcome, Victoria :D

Your beautiful blog put me in mind of Perfume by Patrick Suskind, did you ever read it? If not, I recommend it.


that's what I was thinking of!

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Postby Victoria » Jan 13th, '08, 19:00

Thanks Trey! No I did not read the book, but I was invited to the premiere of the movie because of my blog. I hope to get around to reading the book one of these days.

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Postby Mary R » Jan 13th, '08, 19:28

I've not read the book either, but the movie was one of the best I've ever seen. (I do have a rather odd taste in movies. I think I might have one romantic comedy in my extensive DVD collection, if that gives you any idea.) It was incredible how well the directors were able to transform such an olfactory-reliant plot into a beautiful visual experience. I even forgave some of the sillier cinematic moments (close up on flaring nostrils? that should make me want to giggle!) because the images actually worked.

I found the voice overs in the film to be quite funny. If they're lifted from the novel's English translation, it would be something I'd like to read.

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