It was shorter but rough and steep.
You're shorter than I expected.
Darkyn said Hell would do what she asked, so she willed her hair shorter and blonde.
She was shorter, yet had the same hair and moved with the same self-assured serenity as her daughter.
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.
Maria was a wee bird of a woman—probably a teenager, Hispanic, and even shorter than Cynthia, who barely topped five feet.
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?
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.
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.
It may be mentioned that the Bactrian camel, which is a shorter-legged and more ponderous animal than the Arabian species, grows an enormously long and thick winter coat, which is shed in blanket-like masses in spring.
The agitation had begun some fifteen years before, and the men had at various times demanded better pay and shorter hours, often with success.
It is said that tall people live shorter lives than short people.
Indeed, she remembers HELIOTROPE and CHRYSANTHEMUM more readily than she does shorter names.
Hippocrates has even left directions how we should cut our nails; that is, even with the ends of the fingers, neither shorter nor longer.
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.
That should make for a shorter list.
Her temper was shorter, the result of not sleeping and the pain of her arm.
Half a head shorter than him, the Black God didn't back down for once when Xander strode to him, stopping when his toes clipped Jonny's.
The first rise in the lower Senegal is due to the rains in the source region of the Faleme, the flood water passing down that stream more quickly than down the Bafing owing to its shorter course.
A shorter form of the work is.
Larger and Shorter Catechisms (1647).
It is also darker in colour, has less of the frontal crest, shorter legs, a longer tail, and the markings beneath take the form of bars rather than stripes, while the bill, eyes and legs are all black.
5) the fore-feet have the three middle toes well developed, the third slightly larger than the second, the fourth somewhat shorter, provided with long, strong, slightly curved, pointed claws.
Hind-feet with a very short nailless first toe, the second, third and fourth toes partially united by integument, of nearly equal length, the fifth distinct and rather shorter; all four with long and curved nails.
The neck is thicker and shorter than that of most Europeans.
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.
For the longest circuit to be worked, the shorter circuits being brought up approximately to a level, as regards resistance, by the insertion of resistance coils in the circuit of the transmitting apparatus of each shorter line.
Besides these international lines the most important are those from Milan to Turin (via Vercelli and via Alessandria), to Genoa via Tortona, to Bologna via Parma and Modena, to V~rona, and the shorter lines to the district of the lakes of Lombardy; from Turin to Genoa via Savona and via Alessandria; from Genoa to Savona and Ventimiglia along the Riviera, and along the south-west coast of Italy, via Sarzana (whence a line runs to Parma) to Pisa (whence lines run to Pistoia and Florence) and Rome; from Verona to Modena, and to Venice via Padua; from Bologna to Padtia, to Rimini (and thence along the north-east coast via Ancona, Castellammare Adriatico and Foggia to Brindisi and Otranto), and to Florence and Rome; from Rome to Ancona, to Castellammare Adriatico and to Naples; from Naples to Foggia, via Metaponto (with a junction for Reggio di Calabria), to Brindisi and to Reggio di Calabria.
The writers mentioned dealt with Roman history as a whole; some of the annalists, however, confined themselves to shorter periods.
The head is short and conical, the ears large, round and mostly bare, and the tail shorter than the body.
Being shorter than everyone else would be a boon this night; she waited until the two were out of sight before fading back toward the house.
There was a shorter way up the side of the bluff.
The native idea, which may be true, is that the shorter period occurs in the case of female and the longer in that of male calves.
At Rai about thirty of his shorter works are said to have been composed.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.