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Shorts

BONDS and DEBENTURES which have a redemption date of less than five years.
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Never short of a nifty one-liner, Mulhall, now 71, recalls: "I was involved with horses and racing from when I was in short trousers.
How's Junior Andre going to feel about his name when he gets out of short trousers?
MY son's new school has a strict uniform code which means he will have to go back to school in short trousers, when he has already been in long trousers for two years.
When I was at school the teachers forbade long hair, anything inspired by the Beatles, Bill Haley music, girls in long trousers, small boys in long trousers, big boys in short trousers, dancing too close at the dancing classes at St Jude's Hall on a Friday afternoon and avoiding the Empire Day ceremony on May 24 before the half-day holiday.
Send him out at 8am wearing short trousers and carrying a packed lunch.
In the end, I made a GP appointment to be met with a chap barely out of short trousers who informed me it was a ligament issue from "sleeping funny".
Many years ago, at the age of 13 when I was in short trousers, I borrowed a pair of my mate's long trousers and together we joined the Army Cadets (Royal Artillery Stoney Lane).
Many years ago, at the age of 13, when I was in short trousers, I borrowed a pair of my mate's long trousers and together we joined the Army Cadets (Royal Artillery Stoney Lane).