You're shorter than I expected.
Her hair was shorter and the smile on her face made her all the more attractive.
When the ponds were firmly frozen, they afforded not only new and shorter routes to many points, but new views from their surfaces of the familiar landscape around them.
Natasha at once recognized the shorter and younger man in the white uniform: it was Bolkonski, who seemed to her to have grown much younger, happier, and better-looking.
She reached the exit at the end of the hall and now faced a shorter hallway leading into what may have been a kitchen at one time.
Half a head shorter than Xander, Jule was speaking quietly to the vamp, whose arms were crossed and head tilted in consideration.
She willed her hair shorter and blonde once again, knowing he'd already read her mind and seen the reason why she changed her hair.
Maria was a wee bird of a woman—probably a teenager, Hispanic, and even shorter than Cynthia, who barely topped five feet.
Half a head shorter than Wynn, the demon lord nonetheless commanded any space he was in.
Darkyn was a head shorter than Kris and wider, his steady gaze and roughly hewn features reminding him of Rhyn.
He was shorter than the seven-foot giants around him, standing right at Romas's height.
His lifemate was tiny, standing a full head shorter than the average woman and a head and shoulders shorter than him.
But there would have been a shorter severed piece, wouldn't there?
She was shorter, yet had the same hair and moved with the same self-assured serenity as her daughter.
But seriously, there are a lot of women who love men shorter than them.
Looking up into his face, it occurred to her that he was considerably shorter than Josh, and yet he didn't seem short.
The man was about Dean's age, shorter, with dark hair and moustache and dressed in full biking attire.
She was shorter, for one, toned and shapely, with round hips and large breasts, and a tucked waist.
She saw the camera in the sand, one of the tripod legs two feet shorter than the other two.
But this latter term of office was destined to be even shorter than his former one had been.
The course of the Tigris is much shorter than that of the Euphrates, about 1150 m.
Some of his shorter essays on medicine, logic, &c., take a poetical form (the poem on logic was published by Schmoelders in 1836).
Larger and Shorter Catechisms (1647).
The Confession of Faith and the Larger and Shorter Catechisms are recognized and venerated standards in all the lands where British Presbyterianism, with its sturdy characteristics, has taken root.
Fore-feet with five distinct toes, each furnished with a long, strong and slightly curved nail, the first and fifth considerably shorter than the other three.
Another shorter valley began near the present Jaffa gate and, taking an easterly direction, joined the Tyropoeon; while a third ravine passed across what is now the northern part of the Haram enclosure and fell into the valley of the Kidron.
Wicu, Germanic *wikOn, probably = change, turn), the name given to periods of time, varying in length in different parts of the world, but shorter than a "month."
After a longer or shorter period it enters the alimentary canal of its proper host with drinking-water, or it bores through the skin and reaches the bloodvessels, and is so conveyed through the body, in which it becomes sexually mature.
In the primary circuit of the induction coil I he placed an ordinary signalling key K, and when this was pressed for a longer or shorter time a torrent of electric sparks passed between the balls, alternately charging and discharging the elevated con-.
These trains are produced by pressing the key in the primary circuit of the induction coil for a longer or shorter time' and generating a long or short series of oscillatory electric sparks between the spark balls with a corresponding creation of trains of electric waves.
To optical ones can be performed with somewhat shorter waves.
The gentle lemurs (Hapalemur) have a rounder head, with smaller ears and a shorter muzzle, and also a bare patch covered with spines on the fore-arm.
The head is short and conical, the ears large, round and mostly bare, and the tail shorter than the body.
A shorter route, brit more fitted for mule traffic, though Horace drove along part of it,2 ran by Aequum Tuticum, Aecae, Herdoniae, Canusium, Barium, and Gnatia (Strabo vi.
The strikes and other economic agitations at this time may be divided roughly into three groups: strikes in industrial centres for higher wages, shorter hours and better labor conditions generally; strikes of agricultural laborers in northern Italy for better contracts with the landlords; disturbances among the south Italian peasantry due to low wages, unemployment (particularly in Apulia), and the claims of the laborers to public land occupied illegally by the landlords, combined with local feuds and the struggle for power of the various influential families.
The agitation had begun some fifteen years before, and the men had at various times demanded better pay and shorter hours, often with success.
The writers mentioned dealt with Roman history as a whole; some of the annalists, however, confined themselves to shorter periods.
Two critical editions were published in 1904, one by the Franciscans of Quaracchi near Florence, the other (in a longer and a shorter form) by Professor H.
It was then found that when electric waves fell on the antenna a sound was heard in the telephone as each wave train passed over it, so that if the wave trains endured for a longer or shorter time the sound in the telephone was of corresponding duration.
Thus between London and Manchester only four sets of apparatus could be worked, but between London and Birmingham, a shorter distance, six sets (the maximum for which the system is adapted) were used.
This allowed a shorter train and stronger wheelwork to be used, securing more certain action, and involving less risk of derangement.
The lifting speed of electric travellers is generally less, because the lift is generally much shorter, and may in ordinary cases be taken as V=3+85/T.