Why we Dwell on the Past

Author: Paul | Subject: The past

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Article excerpt: The past is a strange place, prohibited to us in terms of changing the events that took place and yet so often revisited, in some cases parts of the past are almost a daily journey in our memory. This raises the question as to why we have a tendency to dwell on the past. In reality there are a number of reasons for why the human mind has this fixation with events that have occurred during the path from our birth to the present day, some of which are more complex than others. Word count 692