- I'm bored by history─dates and battles and all that stuff.
- He behaves very oddly at times─I don't think he's quite all there.
- My father - who rarely gets angry - really lost his temper.
Slow down a little─you're muddling me. I really couldn't fathom what you are talking about.
The couple failed to bridge the chasm between them. Their whole marriage had been a charade─they had never loved each other.