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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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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

 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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I guess parental contentment starts with the acknowledgement that as much as our kids bear our genes, they're also unique from us.
A shared homemade meal can be a source of comfort and bring contentment to a dark winter evening.
Contentment with concrete rewards adequately reconciles the link between job description and interpersonal deviance, whereas contentment with interpersonal connections adequately reconciles the link between job description, internal career chances, and interpersonal deviance.
Diener, Tay, and Oishi, 2013) The link between income and life contentment is sound.
If Jesus said to you, "Look here Sally, I'm going to give you Heaven--that is, happiness and contentment beyond your wildest imaginings for all eternity.
That inner contentment comes across in everything Hughes does now, and pertinently for all us punters out there, in his riding.
The Office for National Statistics has been trying to do just that since David Cameron threw pounds 2m at them for a national consultation on British contentment levels.
The present study is aimed to explore the relationship between body image and generalized contentment among college and university students.
London, Nov 1 (ANI): A new study has found that people who are happy and have a positive outlook live longer - and the higher your levels of contentment, the lower your risk of premature death.
Accession of friendship and unity in our country, a joint commission of Namaz in the same breath is a thing equal to the contentment of the Creator.
Not wanting to miss the chance of meeting a living saint, I queued up to meet Amma, who unlike toxic bank Nama, promises to bring contentment to this troubled island.
All participants were administered the Enright Forgiveness Inventory, Index of Marital Satisfaction, and Generalized Contentment Scale two weeks after the treatment.
Rather than cause students to expect job satisfaction, give them a whole new employment mindset to achieve and maintain career contentment, with or without job satisfaction.
In what is basically about a trio of sisters trying to find contentment, director Todd Solondz returns to the characters from his previous hit, Happiness, but casts new actors in the roles.