…has a name! While foraging for a “Thought for the Day” for my radio anchoring session later this evening, I found that the smell of the first rain on dry earth has a name and it’s petrichor. I just *love* the smell. Apparently it has been concentrated as a perfume as well. Has anyone seen (smelt) it (the perfume, not the natural scent) and is it authentic?

I’d definitely be in the market for this one (most other perfumes I find too strong or floral or fruity and they give me headaches). And also for coffee (how strangely would you be regarded if you wore coffee as a perfume?)