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  • But you said yourself that you can't endure him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That's in the same style as, 'that's a thing I can't endure!'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Sergey Ivanovitch could not endure flies, and in his own room he never opened the window except at night, and carefully kept the door shut.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Vronsky could not understand how she, with her strong and truthful nature, could endure this state of deceit, and not long to get out of it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But now, from a feeling readily comprehensible to officials—that hatred felt by one who has suffered a defeat in the service for one who has received a promotion, he could not endure him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Though he had a great respect for his half-brother, an author well known to all Russia, he could not endure it when people treated him not as Konstantin Levin, but as the brother of the celebrated Koznishev.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The cruelty with which he shattered the world she had built up for herself so laboriously to enable her to endure her hard life, the injustice with which he had accused her of affectation, of artificiality, aroused her.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He felt that he could not endure the weight of universal contempt and exasperation, which he had distinctly seen in the face of the clerk and of Korney, and of everyone, without exception, whom he had met during those two days.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But Princess Betsy could not endure that tone of his— "sneering," as she called it, using the English word, and like a skillful hostess she at once brought him into a serious conversation on the subject of universal conscription.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Anna, on whom the position depended, and for whom it was more miserable than for anyone, endured it because she not merely hoped, but firmly believed, that it would all very soon be settled and come right.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The position was one of misery for all three; and not one of them would have been equal to enduring this position for a single day, if it had not been for the expectation that it would change, that it was merely a temporary painful ordeal which would pass over.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "I'm a wicked woman, a lost woman," she thought; "but I don't like lying, I can't endure falsehood, while as for him (her husband) it's the breath of his life—falsehood.  (not reviewed by editor)

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