“You have no idea how much I need you—I need you more than the air.” I paused, thinking about how I could make her understand how I felt, without saying the actual words. “You know what my favorite part of the day is?” I shouted, hoping she could hear me.
She slowly shook her head.
"It’s those few seconds in the morning, when my mind wakes up but my body hasn’t, and I feel you in my arms. And I know that when I open my eyes, it’s you that I get to see."