When you are attracted to people, it’s because of the details. Their kindness. Their eyes. The fact that they can get you to laugh when you need it the most.
Anyone could see that the wind was a special wind this night, and the darkness took on a special feel because it was All Hallows’ Eve. Everything seemed cut from soft black velvet or gold or orange velvet. Smoke panted up out of a thousand chimneys like the plumes of funeral parades. From kitchen windows drifted two pumpkin smells: gourds being cut, pies being baked.Ray Bradbury, The Halloween Tree
He leaned in and kissed her, because now that he knew he could, he planned on kissing her every chance he got.Lauren Myracle, The Infinite Moment of Us
Writing is show business for shy people.