He was professor of architecture at Venice University for many years, but none of the overseas posts lasted very long (he couldn't bear
to be parted from his Milan practice for any great length of time).
He called the manuscript "That Man" as a rejoinder to Roosevelt's critics, who so hated FDR they couldn't bear
to say his name.
But," says Georgia, "the floor in the gallery couldn't bear
The difficulty was that when he was low he couldn't bear
to unburden himself to a doctor.
In Greek mythology, the lad Narcissus wasted away because he couldn't bear
to stop staring at his reflection in a pool of water.
After Zoritch received eighteen curtain calls and critical raves for the ballet, Nijinska was so furious she couldn't bear
to have him in the rehearsal studio if she were present.
I couldn't bear
to see such a beautiful and potentially vibrant building destroyed, and in the process, an entire block of residences jeopardized.
The mainstream press--always eager to slam someone they perceive as "over"--painted Debbie as a belligerent has-been who couldn't bear
to be upstaged, even by her own material.
I grew up in a middle-lass home and just couldn't bear
to go through all that myself.
The last time we moved, about five years ago, we discovered that a handful of companies and PR firms apparently loved our original location so much they couldn't bear
to update their mailing lists.
I've brought her along to some of the auditions because I couldn't bear
to be away from her for too long.
IT LOOKS like poor Jamie Murray couldn't bear
to watch his mum make her debut on Strictly Come Dancing.
According to religious preacher Shaikh Ghazi Bin Abdul Aziz al Shammari, the shocked and traumatized groom, who had come to him the very next day, couldn't bear
the humiliation, the Mirror reported.
Ditching all signs of the usual hefty-tagged gladrags for more practical gym kit for their daily (separate) calorie-burning workouts, Mrs R and Mrs G still couldn't bear
to be entirely designer-free zones.
For a while I couldn't bear
to be around them, you know they annoyed me.