She loved to observe him, even though she couldn't technically see.

Every delicious step the bafoon took she soaked up. Vibrations echoed to her, pulsating through her limbs and to her mind, creating a strong and masculine image. She kept close to him as they traveled for this reason.

For times when they rode on Appa, she settled for listening to his sarcastic commentary and pathetic efforts at comedic relief. Her ears reveled in his logic, adored his pubescent voice cracking. They always devoured his words with a ferocious eagerness.

Toph Bei Fong loved observing.

Toph Bei Fong loved Sokka.