A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SAGA

Mon, 15 Nov '21
It's a long story
Tue, 23 Mar '21
Story that goes on and on ... and on
Tue, 9 Mar '21
"The Avengers" franchise, e.g.
Sun, 21 Feb '21
It's a long story
Thu, 4 Feb '21
Quite a tale