References in classic literature ?
The widder eats by a bell; she goes to bed by a bell; she gits up by a bell -- everything's so awful reg'lar a body can't stand it."
I ain't every- body, and I can't STAND it. It's awful to be tied up so.
But that would be perpetuating stereotypes, and if there's anything I can't stand it's perpetuating stereotypes about rodents, such as the fact that Tom DeLay hoards food pellets.
If there is something I can't stand it's people blo wing smoke into my face when I'm trying toe at at a restaurant.
IF there's one thing I can't stand it's a small businessman who can't keep his word.
Some can't stand it for too long, so we're getting new people on.
This goes on for about five minutes, until even Luntz, who has listened to them all during his career as a professional pollster, can't stand it any more.
Then there's the "if a doll can't stand it's own two feet what does this tell you?" lesson that Barbie teaches.
If there's one thing I can't stand it's woodlice and there they were blatantly wanting to crawl up my arm and into my clothing, pesky little creatures.
IF there's one thing I can't stand it's someone who's too big for her boots.
If there's one thing I can't stand it's snobbery and it always seems to come out in people when I tell them I prefer Butlin's for a holiday as opposed to going abroad.
If there's one person Jimmy Hill can't stand it's ...
And if there's one thing people can't stand it's a tightfisted tycoon.
It worked mind you, 15 tiny mouthfuls later, my dinner was cold and if there's one thing I can't stand it's congealing food.