Bennet, who had calculated on her daughters remaining at Netherfield till the following Tuesday, which would exactly finish Jane's week, could not bring herself to
receive them with pleasure before.
A woman of seven and twenty," said Marianne, after pausing a moment, "can never hope to feel or inspire affection again, and if her home be uncomfortable, or her fortune small, I can suppose that she might bring herself to
submit to the offices of a nurse, for the sake of the provision and security of a wife.
Sonya burst into hysterical tears and replied through her sobs that she would do anything and was prepared for anything, but gave no actual promise and could not bring herself to
decide to do what was demanded of her.
Manson Mingott had long since succeeded in untying her husband's fortune, and had lived in affluence for half a century; but memories of her early straits had made her excessively thrifty, and though, when she bought a dress or a piece of furniture, she took care that it should be of the best, she could not bring herself to
spend much on the transient pleasures of the table.
Everybody would approve, she supposed, if she left it to Rose and Frank--her niece and Martin's nephew--but she couldn't quite bring herself to
welcome that idea--not yet.
The consequence was that by no effort could the parson's daughter-in-law bring herself to
let him know her state.
She was just attempting to do what she had attempted to do ten times already in these last three days--to sort out the children's things and her own, so as to take them to her mother's--and again she could not bring herself to
do this; but now again, as each time before, she kept saying to herself, "that things cannot go on like this, that she must take some step" to punish him, put him to shame, avenge on him some little part at least of the suffering he had caused her.
Needing to find PS1000 quickly, she steals the cash from Frank but can't bring herself to
hand it over.
While Wood applauds other women for naming their abusers, she says she can't bring herself to
do the same--yet.
And Cleo learns of yet another shocking secret involving a close friend - but can she bring herself to
make a stand this time?
Can she bring herself to
make the ultimate sacrifice to save humankind?
She told me the magazine had so much good information that she could barely bring herself to
cut it up.
The 27-year-old, who is one fifth of girl band The Saturdays, admitted that she could not even bring herself to
tell her husband, former footballer Wayne Bridge, about the online trolling.
This woman was so shocked she couldn't bring herself to
tell her dad what had happened because of the worry it would cause him.
A source said: "It doesn't appear to have been sold but rumour has it that Sharon couldn't bring herself to
part ways with the house.