The look in the eyes of his dog, happy in that he is short-lived, is one of infinite sadness.
The strike of the municipal workers in Warsaw was short-lived.
Her speculations on this point were both indefinite and short-lived.
Alas for the popularity of personal qualities,—how short-lived is it ever!
Victor Lamont's fickle fancy for his companion had been a short-lived one.
And, when he had spread his arms, there had been a short-lived hint of suppressed power.
But his laugh was short-lived, for it seemed to him that something else in the room was laughing also.
Thus was founded the short-lived empire of France in America.
But this theory was short-lived, like the enjoyment of the plunder which it succeeded in extorting.
They are not sterile, but the children are sickly and short-lived.