benediction (n.)
blessing, happiness, prosperity
Cym V.v.351[Belarius to Cymbeline, of the children] The benediction of these covering heavens / Fall on their heads like dew
KL II.ii.159[disguised Kent alone] Good King ... / Thou out of Heaven's benediction comest / To the warm sun [i.e. come from good to bad]
KL IV.iii.43[disguised Kent to Gentleman, of Cordelia and Lear] his own unkindness / That stripped her from his benediction
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