Abiding Light Flameless Candles are lightly scented with vanilla and have an actual flickering flame that is powered by a bright LED light. Candles are made from real wax and have a built in automatic timer (6 hours on / 18 hours off). 2 AA batteries required, NOT included. Candle Reads: Memories They remind us of people and things we hold dear. They bring Smiles, Laughter, and sometimes tears. No matter what others may do or say, nothing will ever take these Memories away Memories are more than just a Link to the past, sometimes they are all we have that will last.