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  • I hold up my head to smell it better, and far away I hear the shuffle and klunk of filled pots going on the stove back in the kitchen.

    Science Fiction Hall of Fame

  • I smell it out, as it were, and when I see it, I know it infallibly for what it is … or is not.

    Secret History of Elizabeth Tudor, Vampire Slayer

  • Bambino in his mantle so cunningly that no mortal could smell it — and produced it so critically, that no soul could say, it came in by head and shoulders — Oh Sirs! it has done wonders — It has open’d the sluices, and turn’d the brains, and shook the principles, and unhinged the politicks of half a nation.

    The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

  • There was a large whiffy dressing covering his face as well — Glory could smell it from the foot of the stairs; something swampy and astringent, with just a hint of mint.

    The Warslayer

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