This made him somewhat anxious, and he regretted that he had not shortened sail at first to allow her to come up.
"The Three Commanders" by W.H.G. Kingston
Pipe all hands to shorten cable!
"Crown and Anchor" by John Conroy Hutcheson
Twa folk may shorten a lang day to ane anither, but it's no ay done to edification.
"Allison Bain" by Margaret Murray Robertson
Pray tell me, now, how the gentleman, your grandfather, contrived to shorten the coin of these realms?
"The Romany Rye A Sequel to 'Lavengro'" by George Borrow
The buffo said they had made the experiment of shortening it.
"Castellinaria and Other Sicilian Diversions" by Henry Festing Jones
While he might have shortened the time by keeping a direct line to it, he stuck to his resolution not to turn aside from the trail.
"Deerfoot in The Mountains" by Edward S. Ellis
Care and discontent shortened the days of Little Margery's father.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
When a man marries he shortens sail usually, and pitches out some ballast, but not me at all.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
Shortening in the cable.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
It is wicked to desire to shorten our lives.
"Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)" by F. Marion Crawford
Thine eyes, Thine ear, they are not dull;
Thine arm can never shortened be;
Behold me here; my heart is full;
Behold, and spare, and succor me.
"When at Thy Footstool, Lord, I Bend" by Henry Francis Lyte
And thus, I said, may each storm that blow'd
Have shorten'd the way I come;
And shall I complain that the wave is rude,
If it bear me the sooner home?
"The Gale" by Caroline Fry
Here's an oak rail with a trappy ditch behind it,
And I feel the little beggar-shortening stride.
It's a big one, but I know he wouldn't mind it
Were it twice as big and half again as wide!
"A Gallop From The Train" by William Henry Ogilvie
But O, the swiftly shortening day!
Low in the west the sinking ray!
With rapid pace advancing still
“The morning hoar, the evening chill,”
The falling leaf, the fading year,
And Winter ambushed in the rear!
"An Autumnal Thought" by Anna Laetitia Aikin Barbauld
How I prayed day and night,—ay, with many a tear,—
“Lord, shorten the time till Thy champion appear!”
And if fearing or hoping myself to change blows
With the giant,—God bidden,—I know; and God knows!
"At the Fords Of Jordan" by Mary Hannay Foott
A boy has little to say about his hair
And little about a name like Ebenezer
Except that you can shorten either. Praise
God for that, for that shout Hallelujah.
Shout Hallelujah for everything a boy
Can be that is not his father or grandfather.
"Hallelujah: A Sestina" by Robert Francis
In addition to providing the tool to shorten the URLs , Go.USA.gov also lists the top 25 most-frequently clicked links that make use of the service, Godwin said.
A service for shortening URLs seems rather meaningless from a business perspective — after all, it's just an algorithm for associating short, unique identifiers with longer strings of text.
Kansas shortens waiting list for in-home medical care.
It seems certain that if 'The Wind' by the Zac Brown Band was playing nonstop in offices and job sites across the country, the work day could be shortened by four hours — but we'd all be just as productive.
At best, it appears the NHL will have a shortened 2012-13 season.
Clark, Madsen share lead at rain- affected European Tour season-opener on shortened course.
Fighting fires in Morgantown, W.Va. WVU wins storm-shortened opener.
Won title after lock-out shortened season.
ATP may shorten tour by 2-3 weeks in 2012.
Bryant completed pool play with a 4-0 record after a 12-2, mercy-rule shortened five-inning victory over Waite Park, Minn.
Barrels and grips are shortened for concealability, but that results in a shorter sight radius, which makes it harder to aim.
The holiday-shortened trading week was the best for stocks since early summer.
Economic Impact Of Shortened Ski Seasons.
Cream together the shortening, peanut butter and sugars.
Bike week permit dates are closer to being shortened.
Now the list of diagrams can be shortened by unifying those which differ only in a photon, Z or Higgs boson propagator with the method Simplify().
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
On the other hand, for a counter-rotation, the valid parameter region with three sonic points at the disk shortens and thus the possibility of shock reduces.
Unification to the "Pseudo-General-Relativistic" analysis of accretion disks around rotating black holes and neutron stars
For 8CB-aerosil and 10CBaerosil the disorder has some effects which are equivalent to shortening the length of the molecule.
First order isotropic - smectic-A transition in liquid crystal-aerosil gels
We indicate how the original argument can be shortened.
Gorenstein projective dimension for complexes
In order to shorten notations, we will write N and ˆN for N (Rd × [−1, 1]) and N (Rd), respectively.
Mott law as lower bound for a random walk in a random environment