My sisters could no more do what you do than a lame duck can lead a ballet.
For that matter, there isnt one of us that hasnt a lame duck of some sort.
They have been through the furnace of affliction—even that lame duck.
I guess, after all, he's only a 'lame duck,' like a good many of the rest of them.
He'll have to take a lame duck or go out of his circle for a wife.