Little Person

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Related to small person: dwarfish, acromelic
A preferred term for a person of diminutive size resulting from dwarfism or of various causes
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Lauren Child's The New Small Person (9780763678104, $17.99) provides a warm story that will lend particularly well to parent/child read-aloud and discussion as it tells of one Elmore, who begins life as an only child with his own room, and finds his life changed by a 'new small person' who comes into his room, follows him around, and won't leave his things alone.
Young Elmore Green's life seems perfect and orderly until one day when "somebody else came along," and that someone happens to be The New Small Person. This new creature, whom Elmore refers to as "it," squawks during Elmore's favorite cartoons and once "actually licked Elmore's jelly-bean collection, including the orange ones."
again in Winogrand's work, we see the big machine trivializing the small person to suggest the absurdity of this relationship, the awkward, even bad, fit.
"He is tall, he is big and he has a physique a bit like Yaya Toure, but technically he's like a small person. He is unbelievable.
I am a small person and understand that respecting the Constitution of India is the bigger duty.
"You may look at him as a small person, but his mind is heavier than his body.
"I wanted to be larger than the small person I needed to be in my big house," explains Dee Williams, sitting comfortably inside her 84-ft (2) home.
Mrs Japp, from Worthing, West Sussex, said: 'It was a very small balcony and I am a very small person, and you don't get much momentum going by walking about three feet.
The winner will be able to join their favourite Disney Princesses in a celebration of 75 years of the popular Disney Princess stories when Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream - the latest in a long line of productions guaranteed to put a smile on a small person's face.
It was a small person. Like, there was no doubt in my mind that that was not an adult."
As you might expect I thought I was about to be killed by this psychotic small person and I'm ashamed to admit I let out a bit of a manly scream.
So I now lie in a very small bed, good for a small person like me and suffer all night.

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