Pungent roses

from F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby (Chapter I) on Rap Genius

Meaning

smelling the roses sharply, feeling its smell and taste. (Pungent)Having a sharply strong taste or smell(or comment, criticism, or humor) or Having a sharp and caustic quality.

To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “The Great Gatsby (Chapter I)” by F. Scott Fitzgerald and leave a comment on the lyrics box