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The mysterious mind: why some people won’t go back to places they love

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Carla Candia enjoys recalling the perfect time she had at Mezzanotte, but she's reluctant to revisit the restaurant. (Photo by Sarah Girner for CNS)

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Some people won't go back to places they truly enjoyed for fear of tainting their special memories. (Photo by Sarah Girner for CNS)

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Some people can’t revisit special destinations often enough. For others, loving a place means never returning to it. They fear that a repeat visit will destroy their memories of a treasured experience.


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