an intense, urgent, or abnormal desire or longing
It’s actually all Rachel’s fault… She had to go and buy THIS book, which contained a mouthwatering photo of sliced avocados on toasted English muffins. Then, she had to show the book to me. I spotted the picture, and immediately commenced craving that particular dish. Somehow, every time I made it to the grocery store, I neglected to purchase the needed ingredients. The craving began to wane. But then, Rachel had to go and do THIS, and the craving came back with a vengeance.
So finally, we got around to making them, and the satisfaction of that long-term craving was worth all the wait….