The vomeronasal-dismissed for centuries as a vestigial ghost?
Lyall Watson wrote a remarkable book on the Jacobsen’s Organ (its other moniker).
It seems as if this is a “lost” organ located in our nostrils which plays no part in human kind now. It was
Or does it? Recent research seems to indicate that we have a kind of second nervous system…one that doesn’t depend on electrical impulse but on chemicals.
So I was thinking…..what if this organ is a secondary sense of smell (a chemical sense) which works through the secondary system. And what if we truly can subconsciously “smell” (can’t think of another word for this) a person’s genetic make up through this route.
And what if that’s how we choose a partner?
So, in matters of love, we are literally “Led by the Nose”
Then I thought how perfume might “interfere ” with the natural “vibes” emanating from your loved one………