and the things (and people) you "loved" (in your "past lives")
quite typically show up at a minimum as "patterns"
but quite often "in the flesh"
every go round
and yes, I believe this
. . . I also believe a lot of the eccentrics on the internet fascinated with Princess So and So and Count Such and Such from 1872
are not crazy cat ladies but instead, quite often, looking (unconsciously perhaps) for "echoes" of what once was
either who they were or who they "wished to be" 150 years (or more) ago
the things you seek are also