I was looking forward to our rendezvous with feverish excitement.
Advanced English Dictionary
+adjective 1[usually before noun] showing strong feelings of excitement or worry, often with a lot of activity or quick movements: The whole place was a scene of feverish activity. + a state of feverish excitement + He worked with feverish haste. + feverish with desire / longing 2 suffering from a fever; caused by a fever: She was aching and feverish. + a feverish cold / dream / sleep feverishly adverb: The team worked feverishly to the November deadline. + Her mind raced feverishly.
Random quote: Each man has his own vocation; his talent is his call. There is one direction in which all space is open to him.: Ralph Emerson