A career woman can't afford such things - why look at all the professional time Mother had lost over having me!
We medical characters can't usually afford such things or have an excuse to steal them.
"When we had all the other companies, we could afford certain things."
I can't afford things like college for my two kids because it is so expensive.
Of course, they could easily afford such things in their own free time, away from work.
Actually, a comment like that does make an impact with the tens of millions who cannot afford such things.
The second most popular, the poor, who cannot afford things like college books or entertainment.
"In our day, we couldn't afford things like that," he says.
"For them, it's a sign of having arrived and being able to afford better things."
The community could afford only things such as meat, bread, coffee and sugar.