And because the immigration inspector rejected Kahtani, United Airlines Flight 93 was short-handed on 9/11.
That stuff can sometimes be short-handed to "white," but at the speaker's peril.
In May, preparation was made for departure, and as the English were short-handed the two Frenchmen were forced to lend their aid.
“We are short-handed enough as it is,” he told me, when he joined us on the poop.
We are so short-handed in the office now that I dont know how we are going to get through to-night.
When a ship has an insufficient complement, or is short-handed.
But the ship was short-handed, for the skipper had made no provision against loss by accident.
The Sterling was short-handed this passage, mustering but four hands in a watch.
Being so short-handed on the farm, we were much behind in the matter of drawing our produce to market.
We were too short-handed ourselves to spare a single soldier.