Chris Khatschadourian smoking an Oliva V Melanio Figurado cigar at Fidel Cigars.

Have a Cigar: Oliva Serie V Melanio Figurado

Name: Oliva Serie V Melanio Figurado

Country: Nicaragua

Size: (6 1/2 inches x 52)

Strength: Medium to Full

A bearded man with an aquiline nose,
with blue eyes turned grey from the cold,
sinks in a leather armchair after a long day.

He exhales the world slowly
and inhales solitude.
At last! he finds himself in a lounge
where thoughts don’t leak from mouths,
where ideas don’t turn to noise.

He calls the waiter and says,
“Please bring me an Islay whisky.
I would like to taste earth and fire.”

As he waits for his drink,
he pulls out a cigar
from the inside pocket of his jacket
and smells it.
Then he cuts it, licks it, lights it,
and leans back in his chair.

The whisky comes.
The smoke rises.

The man enters his cave.

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