Other people couldn't bear
the sight of pit heaps of waste.
That Christmas gift you hated but couldn't bear
to return last year could be perfect for somebody special on your list this year.
The denizens of Al Capone's old stomping grounds just couldn't bear
the thought of serving a tasty treat created by force-feeding geese.
He couldn't bear
to leave a hook in such a magnificent animal.
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 weight." Perhaps the building was expressing its own unconscious resistance to Ukeles's Haacke-like attempt to link the sprawling landfill to its lesser-known neighbor, the twenty-five-year-old Snug Harbor Cultural Center, and particularly to the Newhouse galleries, located in a quaint early-nineteenth-century Greek revival buil ding.
The difficulty was that when he was low he couldn't bear
to unburden himself to a doctor.
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.
Speaking on the occasion, Advocate Mohammad Musa said that province had already limited resources for the natives so it couldn't bear
such a burden to accept access of strange people.
Seven people, however, could not manage to react on time and sunk into the pit when the concrete slab that cover the septic tank seemingly couldn't bear