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    18 Really Weird Smells We All Secretly Like

    Let's be honest — gasoline smells amazing.

    1. Gasoline

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    Why: No damn clue. It just smells good!

    2. Nail polish


    Why: Because the smell is associated with nail salons. And that's where time just feels like it slows down and you're extremely present...isn't that nice?

    3. Rubbing alcohol

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    Why: Because it just smells like clean.

    4. Your S.O.'s hair

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    Why: Because love that's why.

    5. Sharpies


    Why: Childhood urban legend says it's because it gets you high.

    6. Glue


    Why: People just love glue! We were introduced to it at a young age. We would put it on our hands, some kids would eat it, but we all definitely sniffed it.

    7. Chlorine

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    Why: The memories associated with pools are nice. It's where we have fun playing in the water with our friends and/or family! So it makes sense that we like the smell of chlorine.

    8. Bonfire


    Why: Nothing beats that smokey scent associated with s'mores, hot dogs, and camping.

    9. A blown out match


    Why: The burnt smell of a match smells like a freshly cooked mini-meal. Doesn't it make you hungry a little bit?

    10. A blown out candle


    Why: The smell of a blown out candle still has the hint of the candle, it's bizarre, yet pleasant.

    11. Tennis balls

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    Why: The mix of rubber and that fleece-like material is the perfect mix apparently. And if it's good enough for greatest athlete of all time then it's great for us.

    12. Inflatable pool toys


    Why: Something about that fresh rubber smell is intoxicating.

    13. New books


    Why: The paper is still fresh and you can still smell the book adhesive. It's really nice! Also the feeling of getting a new book is always pleasant.

    14. Your own body odor


    Why: Because it's your natural nasty scent I guess. You would hate for anyone else to smell it, but you can't stop taking a whiff when you're a little funky.

    15. Rain on the street


    Why: The rain brings out the natural funk of your block. It's kind of like why you like your body odor.

    16. Bleach

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    Why: It's almost like the smell of bleach clears up your sinus. It feels like a nose cleanse...almost. Don't go smelling bleach all willy nilly now.

    17. Drywall


    Why: It kind of smells like paint, but less pungent. It's the perfect balance for your nostrils apparently.

    18. Shoe stores


    Why: Probably because of the memory associated with getting new shoes as a kid. Gotta love that shoe store smell. Not really feet though.

    Disclaimer: In no way are we saying people should go out and sniff this stuff regularly.

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