Some readers therefore concluded that the forbearing Dr. Spielvogel must be the hero of the novel.
But his word was in mine heart as a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I was weary with forbearing, and I could not stay.
Is she not for ever obliged (as she was pleased to hint to me) to be of the forbearing side?
Benevolent and forbearing readers, this unassuming tale is near its finis.
We are grateful to you, Ted and I, for having been so forbearing in the past.
A wise and forbearing creditor prevents the loss of some debts by encouraging his debtor and giving him time.
Could we not pay our friend the compliment of truth, of silence, of forbearing?
Such, at least, is the shrewd conjecture of Arbaces, who seems to have been most kind and forbearing in his testimony.'
There are insults which even my forbearing spirit will not meekly endure.
I was unjust enough to load him with the guilt of this plot against me, and imagined there was duty in forbearing to detect it.