The father and the lover found instant relief in the search; though each was condemned again to experience the misery of an uncertainty that was hardly less insupportable
than the most revolting truth.
There was no water in the bared and burning bars of the river to reflect the vertical sun, but under its direct rays one or two tinned roofs and corrugated zinc cabins struck fire, a few canvas tents became dazzling to the eye, and the white wooded corral of the stage office and hotel insupportable
said my reason, forced by the agonising stimulus into precocious though transitory power: and Resolve, equally wrought up, instigated some strange expedient to achieve escape from insupportable
oppression--as running away, or, if that could not be effected, never eating or drinking more, and letting myself die.
The uncontrollable and hopeless mass of decomposition so engendered, would have polluted the air, even if poverty and deprivation had not loaded it with their intangible impurities; the two bad sources combined made it almost insupportable
In the monotony of my life, and in my constant apprehension of the re-opening of the school, it was such an insupportable
Meanwhile, councils went on in the kitchen at home, fraught with almost insupportable
aggravation to my exasperated spirit.
in evil strait this day I stand Before my Judge, either to undergoe My self the total Crime, or to accuse My other self, the partner of my life; Whose failing, while her Faith to me remaines, I should conceal, and not expose to blame By my complaint; but strict necessitie Subdues me, and calamitous constraint, Least on my head both sin and punishment, However insupportable
, be all Devolv'd; though should I hold my peace, yet thou Wouldst easily detect what I conceale.
Moncharmin shrugged his shoulders, as though to say that he did not wish to enter into details, and Richard began to think that Moncharmin was treating him in a very insupportable
In order to furnish the quotas required of them, they outbid each other till bounties grew to an enormous and insupportable
In spite of the ship's being hermetically sealed, an insupportable
smell of sulphur filled the saloon, and the brilliancy of the electricity was entirely extinguished by bright scarlet flames.
When I lived in London the horror was well-nigh insupportable
Hold your tongue, Porthos," said Athos; "you are insupportable