In parapsychology and spiritual practice an aura is believed to be is a field of subtle, luminous radiation supposedly surrounding a person or object somewhat like the halos depicted around the heads of saints in religious art.
Geranium is the common name for the Pelargonium genus of garden plants. Originally native of South Africa there are now around 200 species of the small pink flower; however, a yellow variety was cultivated exclusively for QVC in 2006.
naked as a jaybird
The jay is a blue bird native to eastern North America. When born it has very little down making it quite vulnerable as such in the 19th century 'jay' became a slang term for a hick or a simpleton. To be 'naked as a jaybird' is to be completely vulnerable.
The Phillies or Philadelphia Phillies are a Major League Baseball team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1883 they are the oldest continuous, one-name, one-city franchise in professional American sports.