Cologne


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a commercial center and river port in western Germany on the Rhine River

a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol

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And Fan looked up with wet eyes, and a wistful face at Polly, who was putting little dabs of cologne all over her head.
Even the prosaic Emma Jane was affected by them, for in the evening she said, "I don't expect you to believe it, but I have another idea,-- that's two in one day; I had it while I was putting cologne on your head.
It is because in my prosperity I forgot those old friends, monsieur; because I have acted like Queen Marie de Medicis, who, returning from her first exile, treated with contempt all those who had suffered for her and, being proscribed a second time, died at Cologne abandoned by every one, even by her own son.
At night she often looked very attractive, she put on a gown which was almost a dinner dress, and she wore a chain of garnets round her neck; the lace about her bosom and at her elbows gave her a pleasant softness, and the scent she wore (at Blackstable no one used anything but Eau de Cologne, and that only on Sundays or when suffering from a sick headache) was troubling and exotic.
It was a coarse wood-cut, representing a splendid meteor "as seen in the town of Cologne," which was to be read below in bright letters.
Norbert Zaha, Managing Director of KTM Sportmotorcycle, for example, said: "For KTM, INTERMOT Cologne 2010 has great importance as an internationally leading trade fair, and we are convinced that it provides the motorcycle market with positive momentum.
Hoffenheim, leader du Championnat d'Allemagne de la 1re a la 3e journees, a concede le nul (1-1) sur le terrain de Cologne lors du match avance de la 6e journee vendredi, trois jours apres sa defaite cruelle contre le Bayern Munich (2-1).
For the four successive generations of Guerlain perfumers, creating an Eau de Cologne was almost a rite of passage on the way to joining the line of truly great perfumers.
Washington, June 9 (ANI): It was only in advertisements that one saw sniffers going wild over designer perfumes and colognes, but now it is official that Calvin Klein's cologne actually attracts jaguars, pumas and other wildlife.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-6 May 2010-S&P affirms, ends rating on Cologne Re of Dublin(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Dominated by the cathedral's two spires, the city is also famous for its world-renowned perfume - Eau de Cologne - its culture and carnival.
Sylvie Ganter and William Reith have formed Atelier Cologne North America Inc.
A right-wing rally protesting plans to construct a large mosque in the German city of Cologne drew only a scattering of anti-Muslim protestors this week-but 40,000 counter-protesters turned out
COLOGNE German Films Preview, the market for buyers of Teutonic film, will run July 10-13 in Cologne at the Cinedom multiplex.
Anyone who visited the Art Cologne fair from 1 to 5 November would have good reason to think it a success, as would surely befit the world's longest established modern and contemporary fair, founded in 1966.