The audience then filed back into the lobby for a dinner of asparagus, quail eggs, shavings of truffle, filet mignon and lobster potpie. Cooling herself Karl Lagerfeld-ishly with a paper fan, Ms. [Linda] Evangelista said she is a big fan of white flowers. “I want to be an old lady,” she said a little wistfully.
— From a report on the recent Fragrance Foundation awards, no longer known as the Fifis. Read more at The Oscars of Fragrance: The Perfumed Envelope, Please at The New York Times.