As if she hadn't been a burden in enough ways, now she had Mrs. Giddon upset with him.
He could have gone to a nursing home so he wasn't such a burden on his daughter.
I knew I'd have to talk to you about it sooner or later, but I didn't want to hold the financial burden of an unplanned pregnancy over your head like a club.
Cindy, our baby wouldn't be a burden to me even if my financial status was shaky - and it isn't.
You don't carry this burden alone.
I'm sorry I have become a burden to you.
Don't ever say you're a burden again.
You've accepted the Immortals and even taken on the burden of wanting to right the wrongs of past-Deidre.
It was not a decision he envied; he alone knew what a burden it was to know the fate of a planet and its inhabitants rested upon his shoulders.
"We share the same burden," he said in a hushed voice.
He tried to convince himself the reason was the burden she carried with her mother's illness, but deep down, he knew that was only partially true.
She pinched his cheek, "It must be such a burden to be so gorgeous."
She'd hoped her burden would end there, and the secrets she kept could be turned over to someone who could fix things.
I don't want to be a burden to you or our family anymore.
"You're never a burden," Damian said.
Like Alex, she had been overwhelmed by grief and burden of finances.
The commissioner reported that the service was adequate but not efficient; that the rates were reasonable but that the corporation was responsible for unreasonably withholding facilities, thus rendering the service inefficient; that it was inexpedient to grant the corporation a licence because the funds of a city ought not to be applied for the benefit of a limited class of citizens; that delay and waste would result from two systems in one area and would increase the difficulties of the government in 1911; and that the corporation had not proved it could work the licence without placing a burden on the rates.
This capacity he never abused so as to burden his conscience or depress his spirits.
Did twice at Antioch, in 1119 and 1130; but the kings regarded this right of regency as a burden rather than a privilege, and it is indeed characteristic of the relation of the king to the three princes, that it imposes upon him duties without any corresponding rights.
The war helped bring about the Great Depression, which was especially bad in Germany because it had the additional burden of paying war reparations to the winning powers.
The company should insure its workers because if uninsured workers end up in the ER, the burden falls on society, not the company.
Their aim, he said, was nothing less than "the lifting, from the backs and from the hearts of men, of their burden of arms and of fears, so that they may find before them a golden age of freedom and of peace."
Helen expressed a great deal of sympathy, and at every opportunity during the day she would find Pearl and carry the burden from place to place.
Still he thought of his work; but the burden of his thought was, that though this kept running in his head, and he found himself planning and contriving it against his will, yet it concerned him very little.
He was soothed by the sympathy which my mere presence implied, and showed me, as well as the darkness permitted, where the well was covered up; which, thank Heaven, could never be burned; and he groped long about the wall to find the well-sweep which his father had cut and mounted, feeling for the iron hook or staple by which a burden had been fastened to the heavy end--all that he could now cling to--to convince me that it was no common "rider."
There are such words as joy and sorrow, but they are only the burden of a psalm, sung with a nasal twang, while we believe in the ordinary and mean.
Bezukhov got off scotfree, while Fedya had to bear the whole burden on his shoulders.
Worn out by sleeplessness and anxiety they threw their burden of sorrow on one another and reproached and disputed with each other.
He said that as he was responsible for the delay he ought to bear the whole burden of it; that he had given his word and bound himself forever, but that he did not wish to bind Natasha and gave her perfect freedom.