(one's) heart's desire

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(one's) heart's desire

Something one very much wants or needs. After my six-month tour in Iraq, my heart's desire is just to see my husband again.
See also: desire

your heart's desire

LITERARY
If someone or something is your heart's desire, you want that person or thing very much. Note: The heart is traditionally regarded as the centre of the emotions. He was extremely dishonest in his efforts to achieve his heart's desire.
See also: desire

your heart's desire

someone or something that is greatly wished for.
See also: desire
References in classic literature ?
I am sure he is an excellent person, and I hope Jove will grant him his heart's desire.
By the breast of Issus, thou shalt, nor shall any other come between Astok, Prince of Dusar, and his heart's desire.
KEN decides to follow his heart's desire, which turns out to be Audrey.
Instead, when he comes in for a trim, the hairdresser simply enthuses to the pensioner about the importance of following his heart's desire.
But instead he found his heart's desire the good old fashioned way - in the pub.
Katia Pellegrino as Leonora his heart's desire, Veronica Simeoni as Azucena and David Kempster - valiantly battling bronchitis to sing the villainous Count di Luna, all played their parts to perfection.
In order to attain his heart's desire he goes off to market to buy goods for his family.
That's what his heart's desire is, to serve the Lord.
Johnson, certified consumer jerk, achieves (if only for a while) the objects of his heart's desire.
Stanley as The Mask has superhuman strength and speed and even has the courage to chat up his heart's desire, Tina Carlyle.