That feeling you get when you meet a new romantic interest. Slight infatuation. Definitely horny. General excitement
The empress had been seeing this common man for some time. An act forbidden in an and of itself as - well - she has empress status.
Nevertheless - she found herself slipping up in this regard. Consumed with this
new energy more and more as she got to know this commoner.
She’d speak on her desires of getting dicked down by the commoner. Kiss his forehead. Shower him (literally in the shower)