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To find the person wearing Poison (lighthearted)

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wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 13:29:00

in the office and ask her never to wear it to work again?

Seriously, that stuff hasn't got any less stinky since it's late 80s/early 90s heyday. Plus I can smell it at my desk and whoever it is - and let's face it, she won't be hard to find - must be over ten metres away.

DailyMailShite Fri 13-May-16 13:31:07

YANBU that stuff smells rank.

HippyPottyMouth Fri 13-May-16 13:31:23

Her name's Pat. She used to go out with my dad, about 30 years ago. She's lovely. There can't be more than one Poison-wearer, surely.

wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 13:32:46

There must be Hippy because there's no one called Pat working here!

candykane25 Fri 13-May-16 13:33:36

In an office on a warm day? Ooh that's not pleasant.

wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 13:35:35

I know - caught my first whiff of it when I went to the loo earlier. Urgh. Reminds me sitting in an A level class with a girl who drenched herself in the stuff every damn day.

sleepwhenidie Fri 13-May-16 13:36:26

Oh no...I'm queasy at the thought of it. Vile stuff.

originalmavis Fri 13-May-16 13:37:38

It's not called 'poisson' for nothing. I'd rather sniff week old prawns.

bumblefeline Fri 13-May-16 13:37:51

YANBU I can smell it in my mind as I am reading this.

candykane25 Fri 13-May-16 13:39:28

The only thing worse is Clinique aromatics - people who like that so seem to thing it has to be applied very liberally.

GeorgeTheThird Fri 13-May-16 13:39:37

Oh bollocks I was about to buy Poison Girl. Is that just as bad then?

wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 13:39:44

Thing is, it must be years since I last got knocked out by it smelled it, but it must be engraved on my brain.

onemouseplace Fri 13-May-16 13:43:43

I get the most horrendous headache if I get even a whiff of Clinique Aromatics - just awful stuff.

DorindaJ Fri 13-May-16 13:43:58

I love Poison...😊 obviously I am in the minority. Not liberally applied. Smells great on me.

wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 13:44:19

Don't do it George. Dior do some lovely stuff (I'm a J'adore wearer myself but thought that was going to be heavy and stinky at first - it isn't), but anything with Poison in the name ain't one of them!

wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 13:44:58

If you can smell your own perfume, you are wearing too much. Just saying......

MrsAlexanderSkarsgard Fri 13-May-16 13:48:16

I feel your pain. I have a colleague that likes to drown herself in Calvin Klein's Eternity every time she comes back from her fag/loo/coffee break.
It burns my nose and makes me feel sick angrybird

iamEarthymama Fri 13-May-16 13:50:41

Ohyou hav sent me back to my Poison wearing days!
I loved it so much.

I used to think I was so glamorous, so sophisticated 😊

Now I am an aging lentil-weaver I commit the equally heinous sin of wearing patchouli.

I hope you all forgive me, makes me feel really happy but I don't want to give you all bad heads.

scarednoob Fri 13-May-16 13:51:56

It's vanilla for me. Can't bear the smell. There was a very overweight girl in our year who used to wear body shop vanilla spray and sweat. Makes me gip!

NoSpamPam Fri 13-May-16 13:53:24

Get over yourself I'm sure ur annoying too
(Light farted)

KinkyAfro Fri 13-May-16 13:53:29

Thierry Mugler is the worst scent for me, gives me an instant migraine. If I ever go out with mum I have to ask her to please not wear it.

KinkyAfro Fri 13-May-16 13:54:18

What does her being overweight have to do with anything, scarednoob

DerelictMyBalls Fri 13-May-16 13:58:16

I love Poison and can never understand why it's so widely hated when scents such as Issey Miyake and Clinique Happy are so popular.

wowfudge Fri 13-May-16 14:09:15

1 Poison wearer = 100 other people all wearing the same perfume.

EllenDegenerate Fri 13-May-16 14:14:02

I'm here!

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