Martha made the call, saying she thought she saw a girl taking a short cut across the pond.
Mr. Thomas Morley was admitted with a gunshot wound to his leg, sustained, according to him, when he was mugged in an alley while taking a short cut to his car.
She doubted the back way was more dangerous than a short cut.
Jonathan slid off the swing and took a short cut through the house to the chicken coup.
Dispensations, and also the one-year voluntariat, which had become a short cut for the so-called intellectual class to employment in the civil service rather than a means of training reserve officers, were abolished.