EXISTENTIAL PSYCHOLOGY---Joy is more than Happiness
".... Joy is not a feeling in response to a fortunate event. That is happiness; and it fades away as quickly as the happy situation passes. Joy is not a momentary response to love or sky or water. That is happiness; and it disappears when love is gone or the sky turns gray or the water hardens into ice. ...."
ah...yes, I remember now why I saved this link.