He moved his fingers down her whole spine, one by one by one, and during the time it took to do that, his brain remained absolutely quiet.
It is these empty spaces you have to watch out for, as they flood up with feeling before you even realize what’s happened; before you find yourself, at the base of her spine, different.
- Aimee Bender
Me, dressing with the lights off.
You, painting black on your eyes,
shirtless with the curtains open.