fet·ish – noun
1. an object regarded with awe as being the embodiment or habitation of a potent spirit or as having magical potency.
2. any object, idea, etc., eliciting unquestioning reverence, respect, or devotion: to make a fetish of high grades.
Long time readers know about my fetish for erasers. Whenever a new one is introduced, I must immediately get one and play with it – remember the little electic rubout? Well, it seems that Papermate has introduced a new toy for my toolbox, their Latex Free White Pearl. As lovely as the Sanford Magic Rub erasers – I cannot wait to try the White Pearl.