“Lignin, the stuff that prevents all trees from adopting the weeping habit, is a polymer made up of units that are closely related to vanillin. When made into paper and stored for years, it breaks down and smells good. Which is how divine providence has arranged for secondhand bookstores to smell like good quality vanilla absolute, subliminally stoking a hunger for knowledge in all of us.
I thought these were absolutely breathtakingly beautiful! I am a huge fan of everything 1920’s and I love “The Great Gatsby” and the fact that one of my favorite brands is paying tribute to it in such a gorgeous way just makes me all the more excited for the movie!!