Love Letter Words for Valentine's Day

Write a love letter for Valentine's Day using these synonyms for "beautiful," "love," "desire," "need," and "heart."

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  1. exquisite
    delicately beautiful
    The moment when you first looked at me and I knew you loved me--what exquisite bliss!
  2. essence
    the choicest or most vital part of some idea or experience
    You are the essence of my existence, my heart and my soul.
  3. passion
    a strong feeling or emotion
    Before I met you, I did not know passion like this could be real.
  4. beloved
    dearly loved
    You are my beloved. I think of no one but you.
  5. attractive
    pleasing to the eye or mind as through beauty or charm
    Your gait, your smile, your laugh -- is there anything about you not attractive to me?
  6. comely
    very pleasing to the eye
    I can think of nothing more comely than the sight of you starting my every day, even if you insist you have messy hair and grumpy, pre-coffee manners.
  7. glorious
    having great beauty and splendor
    What can I say about your glorious smile but that I live and die to have it shine down on me?
  8. graceful
    characterized by beauty of movement, style, or form
    How graceful you are, dancing where others only walk.
  9. handsome
    pleasing in appearance
    I find you handsome -- not only are you pleasing to look at, but you're generous and open of spirit as well.
  10. resplendent
    having great beauty
    You're resplendent even in pajamas.
  11. splendid
    having great beauty
    The splendid times we have shared this year; promise me they will never end.
  12. stunning
    strikingly beautiful or attractive
    When I saw you at the head of the stairs, there's no word to describe how you looked but stunning.
  13. trust
    expect and wish
    I trust that you love me, and yet I never feel sure.
  14. require
    have need of
    I require your presence in my life every day. I cannot live without you.
  15. motive
    the reason that arouses action toward a desired goal
    Pleasing you, being with you, is all the motive I need.
  16. desire
    want strongly
    My desire is unquenchable. I can't seem to ever have enough.
  17. deprivation
    the disadvantage that results from losing something
    A day without you is deprivation indeed.
  18. essence
    the choicest or most vital part of some idea or experience
    You are the essence of happiness for me.
  19. substance
    the most essential part of some idea or experience
    You are the substance of my life. I am nothing without you.
  20. affection
    a positive feeling of liking
    I thrum with affection for you. Do you feel the same way toward me?
  21. center
    focus upon
    Talking to colleagues, working at my computer, going for a run, sleeping, eating, waking...all the time, my attention centers on you.
  22. gorgeous
    dazzlingly beautiful
    I close my eyes and see your gorgeous smile reflected back to me in dreams.

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