Usage examples for shortly

  1. And one must write shortly- as shortly as possible. – Reminiscences of Anton Chekhov by Maxim Gorky Alexander Kuprin I. A. Bunin
  2. " Peg is a sensible woman," said Forrester shortly. – The Beggar Man by Ruby Mildred Ayres
  3. 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
  4. Shortly we will return. – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  5. " No," said Dr Bolter, shortly. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  6. " That's all right," said Frank shortly, turning away from the desk. – The Boy Aviators in Africa by Captain Wilbur Lawton
  7. " Your father cannot go," he said shortly. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  8. " 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
  9. " I did not," he replied, shortly. – Bat Wing by Sax Rohmer
  10. " I see," returned Barry shortly, and set about his plans. – Gold Out of Celebes by Aylward Edward Dingle
  11. " No, but I'm better," replied Simon shortly. – Grand-Daddy Whiskers, M.D. by Nellie M. Leonard
  12. What else she was I very shortly learned. – Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer
  13. " Not a bit of it," said Geissler shortly. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  14. 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
  15. Ace had forgotten all about his wireless message when, shortly after noon, his own ship arrived. – Unexplored! by Allen Chaffee
  16. Terry spoke shortly and rose from his chair. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  17. He pulled himself up shortly. – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  18. " All the time," Lindsay answered shortly. – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  19. " It will be a long time before they see the farm again," answered the other shortly. – The Spartan Twins by Lucy (Fitch) Perkins
  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