|better to have loved...
||(See it is better to have loved and lost...)
|between a rock and a hard place
||in a difficult position, making a difficult choice, Sophie's choice
||If I told the truth, I would lose my friend. I was between a rock and a hard place.
|between sixes and sevens
||(See at sixes and sevens)
|between the devil and the deep blue sea
||in a difficult position, no place to go, between a rock..., Sophie's choice
||If he ran, they would shoot him; if he stayed in the shop, the gas would kill him. He was between the devil and the deep blue sea.
|betwixt and between
||not able to choose one or the other, ambivalent
||Which should I choose - PC or Mac? I'm betwixt and between.
|bevy of beauties
||a group of beautiful women, a few lovelies
||Mr. Gable returned to Hollywood and his bevy of beauties.
||lost, cannot be saved
||Some addicts are beyond help. They don't want to be helped.
||(See it's beyond me)
||ruined, cannot be repaired, a lost cause
||That copier is wrecked. It's beyond repair.
|beyond the call of duty
||(See above and beyond the call of duty)