As the second third begins, a light, dry earth joins the profile. At a half inch in, the dry earth has become even with the musty, toasted cedar while the chalkiness is just behind. The retrohale is musty, toasted oak and dry earth. As the third comes to a close, the profile is musty, toasted oak and dry earth even as the chalkiness is no longer present. The strength in this third bumped up to medium.