Too much of the show, however, was bogged down by sketches that were underwritten and overlong.
In ordinary circumstances it would, was the reply, but I had left my team in the main track, and to do that overlong is not wise.
“I trust, Master Preston, that you will not be overlong in recovering,” he said as he turned to leave the unfortunate fellow.
Ah, that delight, it was not overlong And I pay dear with sorrow for brief song.
The nation must have then consisted of young readers, when a diminutive volume in twelves was deemed to be “overlong.”
I inquired as a starter, after we had driven for an overlong time.
The headmen of the village were cringingly afraid of him, and for good reason, as we were not overlong in finding out.
You have been overlong on your journey and we have been waiting for you.
The wait at Fachen was not overlong, but it became a trifle tedious after the novelty of the place had passed.
This characteristic scene, which has delayed me overlong, was but a moment in that day of exercise and agitation.