Intimacy is not who you let touch you. Intimacy is who you text at 3am with your dreams and fears. Intimacy is giving someone your attention, when ten other people are asking for it. Intimacy is the person always in the back of your mind, no matter how distracted you are. Intimacy transcends the physical. It is a feeling of closeness that isn’t about proximity, but of belonging. It is a beautiful emotional space in which two become one.
In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words Day 17 – Kaulayaw