For decades going downstairs into the farm manure scent meant hitting the light switch on the right. But since retiring and moving into town, going downstairs into the lemony, rec room fragrance means hitting the light switch on the left.
When it comes to basements, believe little about olfactory training.
Eldon Reishus lives beneath the Alps outside Munich (Landkreis Bad Tölz – Wolfratshausen). A writer, a German-English translator, and an all-around web and print media pro, he originates from Fort Smith, Arkansas. Follow him: @EldonReishus. Call on him: www.reishus.de
You can see more of his work in 2.4 and 50/50