Ten Day Writing Challenge, Day Eight

Three turn ons

1) Laughter. Laughter releases dopamine. Dopamine feels good. Also, it indicates companionship.

2) Mental and emotional connection. I’m pretty sure serotonin is related to this. Also, it’s intimacy.

3) Knowing you want me. Physical contact leads to the release of oxytocin. Also, it’s passion.

Dopamine, serotonin, and oxytocin are the chemical components of that thing we call “love.” Companionship, intimacy, and passion are the trifecta upon which consummate love rests. Consummate love is balanced, lasting love.

Yes, I do still believe in fairy tales. I can’t help it if fairy tale lives are built with science.

And wine bottles. Mustn’t forget the wine bottles.