Was it not want of discipline that made me a stumbling-block that memorable night in the Club?
I do not know where has been the stumbling-block altogether.
He asked himself again and again, Is my use of tobacco a stumbling-block in the way of any?
"I do not know," I said, feeling sadly what a stumbling-block it was.
He knows that love of pleasure is my stumbling-block, and he plays on my weakness.
This corporal was a regular “character;” and, from the first, had been feared as our stumbling-block.
John Tullis was the joint stepping-stone and stumbling-block in the deliberations of the cabinet.
He was so besotted by the demon that life could henceforth be only a misery to him, and a stumbling-block to her.
But his old fault of impetuosity again proved his stumbling-block.
Happily, Mr. Knight was at hand to remove that stumbling-block.