A song can do that to you-- pierce you with its sweetness, then vanish. A movie can do that to you-- like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, when Clementine whispers "Meet me in Montauk..." seconds before she's erased from Joel's memory forever. But a ditzy little tropical fantasy floral perfume isn't supposed to make you cry. Is it?
Who knows. When you consider that strange phantom feeling of melancholic regret that can hover like a sudden cloud-shadow over the end of summer, maybe it can after all.
So I traveled back down that roadScent Elements: Apricot, coconut, tuberose, jasmine, hyacinth, iris, sandalwood, vanilla
Will she come back? No one knows
And I realize
It was only just a dream