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Is there a phrase for "the first thing I want to see in the morning as I wake up"?

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There's one word actually: coffee. – Callithumpian Apr 15 '11 at 12:49
How about "the first thing I want to see in the morning as I wake up"? – snumpy Apr 15 '11 at 14:48
In malayalam we call it "kani"....seems to have no corresponding word in English – Mini Apr 17 at 16:24
It used to be Loni Anderson, but that's been a few years. – Hot Licks Apr 18 at 0:37

Without a sentence with context, I'd venture "rays of sunshine"

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Perhaps you mean "wishful thinking" or "hoping against hope"?

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Not exactly....!! – user7416 Apr 15 '11 at 5:21