Over the past few weeks, you could smell it on a regular basis. The lovely smell of a heavy downpour after a warm sultry day. Australian scientists once named this smell petrichor, derived from Greek, where petra stands for stone and ichor for the blood that flows through the veins of the Gods. I have come to intensely enjoy (the smell) of rain. Over time, I have noticed a change in myself. More and more I enjoy rain after sunshine, instead of the other way around.
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