Naw. I'm a short timer with mostly circulars on my desk.
She cut her explanation off short as Cade pulled into the drive.
He would fly to Los Angeles, then transfer for the short hop north to Santa Barbara.
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.
"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.
One of the Keene campgrounds proved to be a mobile home park with no short term visitors.
"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.
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.
A short walk up the road uncovered another mailbox.
We're short handed so you wind up taking care of your own team and wagon.
Anywhere, in the short term?
I'm in another country, if only for a short while to see if the pickings here are to my liking.
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.
"I'm sorry Martha missed her aunt's service but flying on short notice is iffy," I added.
As she peered through the soft gray light not a house of any sort was visible near the station, nor was any person in sight; but after a while the child discovered a horse and buggy standing near a group of trees a short distance away.
So, with a snort and a neigh and a whisk of his short tail he trotted off the roof into the air and at once began floating downward to the street.
Their bodies were round, their legs short and thick and their arms extraordinarily long and stout.
"They are probably keeping us for some ceremony," the Wizard answered, reflectively; "but there is no doubt they intend to kill us as dead as possible in a short time."
But their journey was almost over, for in a short time they reached a small cave from which there was no further outlet.
"Oh, cut it short," said Eureka; "you've talked long enough."
The school was more than a mile from their home, and the children trotted along as fast as their short legs could carry them.
He drove these to the pastures on the hills and watched them day after day while they fed on the short green grass.
In a short time he was free and in the open air.
He called to one of his officers and bade him sit down and write a short order for him.
In short, it tells us everything about ourselves.
Economic changes that have long-term positive benefits for society often have short-term negative ones.
To further enhance yield, at the same time Borlaug bred wheat strains with short, stubby stalks, which were able to better handle more weight of grain.
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.
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.
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.
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.
But, noticing his mistake, he broke off short and, with a frown, greeted Dolokhov as a stranger, asking what he could do for him.
Dolokhov, as if he had not heard the question, did not reply, but lighting a short French pipe which he took from his pocket began asking the officer in how far the road before them was safe from Cossacks.
He sat in his short overcoat leaning against a birch tree.
His sleeves were rolled up and his sinewy, hairy, red hands with their short fingers deftly turned the ramrod.
Seeing their enemy unexpectedly the French fell into confusion and stopped short from the sudden fright, but then they resumed their flight, abandoning their comrades who were farther behind.