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by Stephenie Meyer

Sex Quotes

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Quote #4

His face startled me – his expression was torn, almost pained, and so fiercely beautiful that the ache to touch him flared as strong as before. (11.12)

Bella is speaking about how attractive she finds Edward. She has to restrain herself from reaching out to touch him. Though she finds him incredibly appealing, any physical contact is potentially dangerous.

Quote #5

Flickers of the electricity I'd felt this afternoon began to charge the atmosphere as he gazed unrelentingly into my eyes. (11.76)

Bella gets excited just by looking at Edward.

Quote #6

That night Edward starred I my dreams, as usual. However, the climate of my unconsciousness had changed. It thrilled with the same electricity that had charged the afternoon, and I tossed and turned restlessly, waking often. (11.85)

Bella dreams of Edward constantly. It's a bit awkward to think that Edward is probably watching her sleep at this moment, without her knowing it.

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