For the Times, which had won four Pulitzer Prizes in 2013, the Snowden slip-up was a bitter pill to swallow.
bitter pill Steven Brill, Time Why medical bills are killing us.
This is a bitter pill to swallow for those conservatives who supported the war and bitterly fought Obamacare.
However there is a bitter pill that must be recognized and accepted by all for a restructuring to be effective.
I am told it has been the most bitter pill for the K—— to swallow, and nothing but necessity has induced him.
It was difficult to swallow this bitter pill which Providence had administered.
This has been a bitter pill, but I am glad to say that they have accepted it bravely.
A good story is like a bitter pill with the sugar coating inside of it.
Yes; doubtless a bitter pill for his majesty to swallow, laughed Rosie.
But "making the best of it" is indeed a bitter pill, for she is not his style of woman.