She was miserably sore - and from such a short ride.
We haven't discussed giving it up; only taking a short leave to have our baby.
He led her down a short hallway and opened the first door.
I'm sorry to have missed act one, but I promise a short intermission before I give act two a try.
Naw. I'm a short timer with mostly circulars on my desk.
He would fly to Los Angeles, then transfer for the short hop north to Santa Barbara.
She may be out of the loop for a short time.
Mr. Thomas Morley was admitted with a gunshot wound to his leg, sustained, according to him, when he was mugged in an alley while taking a short cut to his car.
Any conversations I had with Martha were short, bordering on abrupt.
I couldn't believe Howie would turn off the power for what was supposed to be a short trip.
Next I was shown a photograph of a chubby cheeked man about forty, with short hair and a six o'clock shadow.
One of the Keene campgrounds proved to be a mobile home park with no short term visitors.
He was still lying on the bed as before, but the stern expression of his quiet face made Princess Mary stop short on the threshold.
"And is there a large force of you here?" said another, a short man, coming up.
"Yes, I heard," said he sympathetically, and after a short pause added: "Yes, it's Scythian warfare.
Napoleon's short hair was wet and matted on the forehead, but his face, though puffy and yellow, expressed physical satisfaction.
"Short and energetic!" he remarked when he had read over the proclamation which he had dictated straight off without corrections.
"And who is that?" he asked, indicating a short old man in a clean blue peasant overcoat, with a big snow-white beard and eyebrows and a ruddy face.
A short man was saying something, but when Pierre entered he stopped speaking and went out.
The unaccustomed coarse food, the vodka he drank during those days, the absence of wine and cigars, his dirty unchanged linen, two almost sleepless nights passed on a short sofa without bedding--all this kept him in a state of excitement bordering on insanity.
After a short silence the countess spoke again but this time no one replied.
After a short silence he rose.
He didn't bring it up again - not even when Jonathan was unable to get his short arm into a comfortable position to play the guitar.
His laugh was short and harsh.
A short walk up the road uncovered another mailbox.
Sarah glanced up with a short laugh.
That still left her a good five inches short of his six-foot-two.
As they climbed out of the car, a screen door squealed on the front porch and a short stocky man emerged, running a hand through graying hair.
She squirmed from his arms; her breath coming in short gasps.
We're short handed so you wind up taking care of your own team and wagon.
His breath suddenly changed to short bursts.
"Ah, how do you do, great warrior?" said Rostopchin as soon as the short man had left the room.
He had a habit of stopping short in the middle of his talk and gazing intently with his laughing, kindly eyes.
Two girls of about ten and twelve, dressed in dirty short frocks and cloaks, were staring at their mother with a look of stupefaction on their pale frightened faces.
The woman's husband, a short, round- shouldered man in the undress uniform of a civilian official, with sausage-shaped whiskers and showing under his square-set cap the hair smoothly brushed forward over his temples, with expressionless face was moving the trunks, which were placed one on another, and was dragging some garments from under them.
"All the same, Aunt, it is impossible," he rejoined with a sigh, after a short pause.
When a pause occurred during his short visit, Nicholas, as is usual when there are children, turned to Prince Andrew's little son, caressing him and asking whether he would like to be an hussar.
He can either fall on the Russian army with double its strength and destroy it; negotiate an advantageous peace, or in case of a refusal make a menacing move on Petersburg, or even, in the case of a reverse, return to Smolensk or Vilna; or remain in Moscow; in short, no special genius would seem to be required to retain the brilliant position the French held at that time.
Early in the morning of the sixth of October Pierre went out of the shed, and on returning stopped by the door to play with a little blue- gray dog, with a long body and short bandy legs, that jumped about him.
A French corporal, with coat unbuttoned in a homely way, a skullcap on his head, and a short pipe in his mouth, came from behind a corner of the shed and approached Pierre with a friendly wink.
His thin face with its short, thick black beard looked angry.
Among the trees a man with long legs and long, swinging arms, wearing a short jacket, bast shoes, and a Kazan hat, was approaching with long, light steps.