see under heavy heart.
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Examples from the Web for light heart
She smiled to see his light-heart joy, and said again, as if to herself, "In a while I shall cry to himI dinna need him yet!"Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett