i think i met all the
wrong men before
you and i think they
ruined me but i
think you’re really
handsome the way
a map is handsome,
with skin wide open
soaked in the whole
world’s ink.
Safia Elhillo, “susie knuckles in love”
Don’t tell me you’re not beautiful. You’re the kind of beautiful the blind would see if we could figure out some way to give them three seconds of sight.
― Shane Koyczan
When she laughed I wanted her again. A minute later she asked me if I loved her. I told her it didn’t mean anything but that I didn’t think so. She looked sad. But as we were fixing lunch, and for no apparent reason, she laughed in such a way that I kissed her.
― Albert Camus, from The Stranger

Everytime - Lincoln Hawk 

She’s the type of person you’d write a book about. I would take the first three chapters to describe the way her touch sets my skin on fire.