predilection - a preference or special liking for something
Marilla's astonishment could not have been greater if Matthew had expressed a predilection for standing on his head.
All sorts of mornings are interesting, don't you think? You don't know what's going to happen through the day, and there's so much scope for imagination.
I'm not in the depths of despair this morning. I never can be in the morning. Isn't it splendid that there are mornings?