“Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains…”
Zoe picks up the scent of horses that preceded us on this beach one afternoon.
The sight and scent of horses surely reminded her of growing up, for her earliest months were spent on a horse breeder’s farm.
What scents bring back memories for you of times long gone?
And what fragrances, when you catch them, momentarily make you think of home?