After-glow

Aft´er-glow


n.1.A glow of refulgence in the western sky after sunset.
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And this blessed gift of venerating love has been given to too many humble craftsmen since the world began for us to feel any surprise that it should have existed in the soul of a Methodist carpenter half a century ago, while there was yet a lingering after-glow from the time when Wesley and his fellow-labourer fed on the hips and haws of the Cornwall hedges, after exhausting limbs and lungs in carrying a divine message to the poor.
AS organisers continue to bask in the after-glow of staging the greatest Rugby World Cup in history, and New Zealand celebrate winning backto-back Webb Ellis trophies, one burning question has emerged from their Twickenham trouncing of old rivals Australia.
Back in mid-August, when Tsipras called the snap election that will be held this Sunday, he was still basking in the after-glow of the defiant 'No' that Greek voters gave to austerity in his July referendum, and the opinion polls gave his Syriza party 42 percent support.
After completing the route entrants returned to Square One for our After-Glow party which featured a disco and live music.
Interest in cycling, swimming and walking has mushroomed in the post-Olympic after-glow.
With five InstaMeets scheduled throughout the road trip, and a special after-glow party, the FIAT brand is bringing to the more than 400,000 loyal followers of the #JJ community the unique opportunity to meet and participate in photo walks alongside the #JJ team.
The stunning result left fans basking in its after-glow yesterday, with many now saying they hold renewed optimism for the remainder of their debut Premier League season.
HUDDERSFIELD'S Sellers International tennis tournament is still basking in the after-glow of Andy Murray's win at Wimbledon.
It might be hard to remember in the after-glow of the Six Nations triumph, but Australia defeated Wales six times in the 14 months prior.
By rights the Everton midfielder should be basking in a match-winning after-glow following a master-class which left Fulham's defenders bruised, battered and bewildered.
Twice I have had the 'honour' of pinioning the baby as he his circumcised and it involves a moment of revulsion and an after-glow of happiness and tribal bonding.