She walked into the lab, kissed my neck.
"You know, you never actually ‘touch’ anything," I told her. "Electrons on the surface of our atoms consistently and completely repel each other."
"No matter how close we get," she said, "we will always be apart…"
I sighed. “Romantic, huh?”
"I don’t mind." She stared at me, moved her hand on top of mine.
"The fundamental forces of the universe can’t stop me from trying."
What a wonderful idea. I really liked this one.