In this short-lived microrepublic, all the men were members of the legislative General Assembly and had a vote on what was law.
College was not very interesting to me, and after a short-lived career in journalism, I grew bored with that as well.
So enjoy the short-lived media blitz on the arrest of Whitey Bulger.
But assuming things were ever that hopeful, heaven was short-lived, and trouble followed.
Though the demonstration was small and short-lived, it gave some Syrians hope that things were beginning to change.
Young Bennett now withdrew and started a small paper, The Globe, but it was short-lived.
The look in the eyes of his dog, happy in that he is short-lived, is one of infinite sadness.
The rejoicing of the free-State men over this not too brilliant victory was short-lived.
The strike of the municipal workers in Warsaw was short-lived.
There is nothing new: all things are both familiar and short-lived.