In a short time, I shall not have sufficient strength to impart all I have to say.
He had but a short time to wait before the train left, and bore him away.
This was my position on the plantation a short time after school was out for the term.
After traveling a short time I came to a house by the road-side.
Not recognizing her, our store detective detained her for a short time.
She might for a short time yet cut Linda's finances to the extreme limit.
We put him to bed, and in a short time he wakened, raving with a fever on his brain.
The effect was not durable, and in a short time I ceased to think of what had happened.
A short time afterwards, the ship sailed for the West Indies.
No; I can die without her: I have but a short time to live—I will not live a slave.