He saw he was due to bleed to death and he took a shorter way!
But Felicien had gone a shorter way through the brambles and brushwood.
That's the shorter way—promptitude is my rule in life, Mr. Morton.
The letter could not well be shorter, nor, all things considered, colder.
In summer, meat will roast in a shorter time than in winter.
These he seemed to pinch off so ...