all sweetness and light

all sweetness and light

Cliché very kind, innocent, and helpful. She was mad at first, but after a while, she was all sweetness and light. At the reception, the whole family was all sweetness and light, but they argued and fought after the guests left.
See also: all, and, light, sweetness
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I'm not saying we want something that's all sweetness and light.
Levitt's kids are not those of Larry Clark or Jim Goldberg, but neither are they all sweetness and light.