Usage examples for shortly

  1. " Not a bit of it," said Geissler shortly. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  2. And to the emperor she said: " Sire, here is Tirant, your virtuous captain, who will shortly do to the sultan what he did to the Caramany and the King of Upper India, or what he did to the King of Egypt. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  3. " No, but I'm better," replied Simon shortly. – Grand-Daddy Whiskers, M.D. by Nellie M. Leonard
  4. " Your father cannot go," he said shortly. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  5. And one must write shortly- as shortly as possible. – Reminiscences of Anton Chekhov by Maxim Gorky Alexander Kuprin I. A. Bunin
  6. " It will be a long time before they see the farm again," answered the other shortly. – The Spartan Twins by Lucy (Fitch) Perkins
  7. " I did not," he replied, shortly. – Bat Wing by Sax Rohmer
  8. He pulled himself up shortly. – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  9. " All the time," Lindsay answered shortly. – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  10. What else she was I very shortly learned. – Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer
  11. " That's all right," said Frank shortly, turning away from the desk. – The Boy Aviators in Africa by Captain Wilbur Lawton
  12. It was shortly before she died, continued Miss Heath; the fever had run very high, and she was weak, and I could scarcely catch her words. – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  13. Shortly we will return. – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  14. " No," said Dr Bolter, shortly. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  15. Terry spoke shortly and rose from his chair. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  16. " Peg is a sensible woman," said Forrester shortly. – The Beggar Man by Ruby Mildred Ayres
  17. " It's ten miles off," said Dick shortly, taking the steps at a jump. – Her Prairie Knight by B.M. Sinclair, AKA B. M. Bower
  18. Ace had forgotten all about his wireless message when, shortly after noon, his own ship arrived. – Unexplored! by Allen Chaffee
  19. " I see," returned Barry shortly, and set about his plans. – Gold Out of Celebes by Aylward Edward Dingle
  20. He was thinking of Katherine and of the meeting, that was shortly to take place between the father and daughter. – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby