posted on May, 5 2013 @ 02:08 PM
reply to post by antar
I know exactly what you mean. I will be going about my usual daily routine, and out of nowhere, something random, like an old cowboy song will pop
into my head. Something from deep in the memory vault, that I didn't even know I remembered.
I think our subconscious stores every bit of random bit of info we gather in our lifetime. We don't consciously remember, but the subconscious knows
Occasionally I will wake up with some long forgotten song in my head. I can hear all the parts of the music and know all the words.... but only for a
few moments. As I come to full wakefulness, it fades to a normal memory, in which the background music fades and I know only a few lines of the
On a similar note, I have discovered that while doing crossword puzzles, I will have the correct answer pop to mind, on something I don't remember
ever hearing or knowing. I will have a little WTF moment - that can't be right. I don't know this! But then it turns out to be correct. One I
remember had to do with Eero Saarinen - architect. Never heard of the guy!! Didn't even know Eero was a name! But apparently my subconscious mind
picked up on him somewhere and stored it away. That's my theory anyway.