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Three Classics and One Great Novel

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The first time I encountered a perfume that infatuated me was on the pages of a book. The sultry red-haired witch in Mikhail Bulgakov's The Master and Margarita enticed women with the promise of "Guerlain, Chanel No. 5, Mitsouko, Narcisse Noir, evening gowns, cocktail dresses..." It would be some years surpassing I smelled these perfumes, but their names left a "baffling but seductive" imprint, just as suggested by the novel.

It is no wrecking that Bulgakov selected Chanel No 5, Guerlain Mitsouko and Caron Narcisse Noir. Those were the fragrances worn by his wife, Elena Bulgakova, the muse for Margarita in the novel. Elena Bulgakova’s granddaughter from her first marriage used to be part of my family. She often mentioned how much her grandmother loved fragrance, expressly the three perfumes mentioned in the novel. Chanel No 5 evoked elegance for her. Mitsouko conveyed sophistication. And Caron was pure magic in its opulent glamour.

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