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feel a glow of contentment

To feel delighted and satisfied. The newlyweds are so cute—they really seem to be feeling a glow of contentment.
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feel a glow of happiness

To feel delighted and content. The newlyweds are so cute—they really seem to be feeling a glow of happiness.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

feel a glow of happiness

 and feel a glow of contentment; feel a glow of satisfaction; feel a glow of peacefulness
Fig. to have a good feeling of some kind. Anne felt a glow of happiness as she held her new baby. Sitting by the lake, the lovers felt a warm glow of contentment.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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As long as you're not hurting anyone, give in to your wants because that is the only way you'll find contentment within you.
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Now is the perfect time to increase your contentment and spread the joy by preparing and sharing some homemade food.
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