She wanted to strike out at someone - anyone, but there was no one to blame for this situation.
You can blame your own big mouth.
I suppose if she were mad enough at him, she might kill him but I could visualize her whacking him over the head with a library book more than sneaking up to the ice park and cutting his rope—and then going to the trouble to blame it on me.
What convinces is when one sees a being dear to one, bound up with one's own life, before whom one was to blame and had hoped to make it right" (Prince Andrew's voice trembled and he turned away), "and suddenly that being is seized with pain, suffers, and ceases to exist....
"If she knocked him off, next she'll be putting the blame on you," Fred said.
But you must not think I blame any one.
He did not renounce his opinions, but felt himself in some way to blame and wished to justify himself.
Considering the problems they presented, she could hardly blame him for that.
It was easier to blame baseball.
I don't know why, but I really don't blame him!
Sister Claire bitched at the weatherman and anyone else she could blame for 'this horrible stuff ' while shooting daggers at Jerome Shipton and pretending Fred O'Connor hadn't been born.
"All right," answered the horse; "this is your excursion, and not mine; so if you get into trouble don't blame me."
In this letter she said briefly that all their misunderstandings were at an end; that availing herself of the magnanimity of Prince Andrew who when he went abroad had given her her freedom, she begged Princess Mary to forget everything and forgive her if she had been to blame toward her, but that she could not be his wife.
Remember that misfortunes come from God, and men are never to blame, were the last words he heard from his sister when he took leave of her.
I am not to blame that the Minister is vacillating, a coward, dense, dilatory, and has all bad qualities.
The officer felt that by arriving with important orders at such a moment he was doubly to blame, and he would have preferred to wait; but one of the generals espied him and, hearing what he had come about, informed Ermolov.
Sometimes it seemed to her that this difference arose from the difference in their ages, but she felt herself to blame toward him and promised in her heart to do better and to accomplish the impossible--in this life to love her husband, her children, little Nicholas, and all her neighbors, as Christ loved mankind.
How could she blame him?
How could she blame him for wanting to smile?
"Can't exactly blame this one on contaminated water, boss," Speck said a little uncertainly.
He couldn't blame her for looking incredulous after hearing the tale.
I mean, he could invent some story—like, blame me!
The shrinks seemed to think young Donnie might feel he's to blame for what happened and that's why he lost his ability to speak, but Shipton disagrees.
I can't really blame the ones that step over the line once in a while.
Who's gonna blame you here?
Maybe, but trying to put the blame on you would be right up her alley.
The ice climbers decided to get in a quick climb and blame their delay returning home on the cops.
Or did he do it himself to blame her?
Vinnie was desperate to place the blame for the missing dough on anyone but himself.
When did you start trying to blame the missing money on Byrne?
It's tough to blame him for that.
You wanted a man who would wear the pants — so if anything went wrong the blame would be on him, not you.
Alex attacked his food as if it were to blame for the havoc he had created at the table.
Might have Shipton faked the accident in some sick attempt to place the blame on David Dean whom he obviously despised?
"I am very, very grateful to you," she said in French, "but I hope it was all a misunderstanding and that no one is to blame for it."
Ashamed as she was of acknowledging to herself that she had fallen in love with a man who would perhaps never love her, she comforted herself with the thought that no one would ever know it and that she would not be to blame if, without ever speaking of it to anyone, she continued to the end of her life to love the man with whom she had fallen in love for the first and last time in her life.
His aim was as clear as daylight to Kutuzov: if the defense failed, to throw the blame on Kutuzov who had brought the army as far as the Sparrow Hills without giving battle; if it succeeded, to claim the success as his own; or if battle were not given, to clear himself of the crime of abandoning Moscow.
And who was to blame for it?
Traitors! he thought, without clearly defining who the villains and traitors were, but feeling it necessary to hate those traitors whoever they might be who were to blame for the false and ridiculous position in which he found himself.
"Le patriotisme feroce de Rostopchine" and the barbarity of the French were not to blame in the matter.
"But in what am I to blame?" she asked herself.
Another man, Captain Brozin, who happened to turn up and who was not at all to blame, suffered the same fate.