road from one place to another is a straight line," continued D'Artagnan.
My specialty has been to make the largest possible fortune in the shortest
The last of the fish had been whipped out, and Harvey leaped from the string-piece six feet to a ratline, as the shortest
way to hand Disko the tally, shouting, "Two ninety-seven, and an empty hold
This could not be gainsaid; and to a man connected with the Carlist organization the shortest
way was to introduce myself as that "Monsieur George" of whom he had probably heard.
To how many a weak lad do they not point out the dirty by-path as the shortest
cut to a maiden's heart?
Straight to the Junction, by the shortest
way," he answered, pointing up School House Hill with his whip.
So I thought the shortest
way was to go straight to Countess Olenska and explain--by the merest hint, you know--how we feel in New York about certain things.
He is a gentleman of strict conscience, disdainful of all littleness and meanness and ready on the shortest
notice to die any death you may please to mention rather than give occasion for the least impeachment of his integrity.
What is the best way, Thuvia, the shortest
way out of this celestial Hades?
Indeed an oligarchy and a tyranny are of all governments of the shortest
I have thought it my duty to make you aware of the real state of the case, as I have retained only one gallon for drinking, and we shall have to put ourselves on the shortest
At that time the world at large seemed to have a passion for appendicitis, and a good many cases came to the operating theatre for this complaint: the surgeon for whom Philip dressed was in friendly rivalry with a colleague as to which could remove an appendix in the shortest
time and with the smallest incision.