Poor orphans," began Lebedeff, his face assuming a mournful air, but he stopped short
, for the other looked at him inattentively, as if he had already forgotten his own remark.
Kit, who in despatching his bread and meat had been swallowing two-thirds of his knife at every mouthful with the coolness of a juggler, stopped short
in his operations on being thus appealed to, and bawled 'Nobody isn't such a fool as to say he doosn't,' after which he incapacitated himself for further conversation by taking a most prodigious sandwich at one bite.
Cavalletto had deferentially suggested the words and tune, supposing him to have stopped short
for want of more.
He stopped short
of naming the potential investor but explained it was based in North Rhine-Westphalia (a province in Northeastern Germany).
STRUGGLING Blackburn have confirmed a "revision" to manger Steve Kean's existing contract - but stopped short
of admitting the under-fire manager has been handed a pay rise.
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): China has indicated it would suspend some military exchanges in response to the US' decision of selling arms to Taiwan, but has stopped short
of a full suspension of bilateral defense ties.
BRUSSELS: EU states agreed on Thursday to further extend sanctions on Syria but stopped short
of targeting the oil industry and banks, which dissidents say would be the only way to choke off funds fuelling repression in the country.
Gordon Brown yesterday insisted there would be no immediate General Election but stopped short
of ruling out an autumn poll.
But, he stopped short
of saying the housing market seems to have turned, since many other markets served by Toll Brothers still see sluggish sales.
Even National Education Association President Reg Weaver stopped short
of using the results as a rallying cry for public schools.
This stopped short
of the junction so we use common sense and take that to mean we can still filter across without penalty, even though the arrow has been removed and the dashed border line filled in.
The document stopped short
, however, of endorsing appearances of Mary such as those claimed at Lourdes, France and Fatima, Portugal.