Description Summary using Ellipsis …

CSS

.ellipsis {
overflow: hidden;
position: relative;
height: 120px;
line-height: 20px;
}

.ellipsis:before {
content:"";
float: left;
width: 5px; height: 120px; }

.ellipsis> *:first-child {
float: right;
width: 100%;
margin-left: -5px; }

.ellipsis:after {
content: "\02026";
box-sizing: content-box;
-webkit-box-sizing: content-box;
-moz-box-sizing: content-box;
float: right; position: relative;
top: -20px; left: 100%;
width: 3em; margin-left: -3em;
padding-right: 5px;
text-align: right;
background-size: 100% 100%;
background: -webkit-gradient(linear, left top, right top,
from(rgba(255, 255, 255, 0)), to(white), color-stop(15%, white));
background: -moz-linear-gradient(to right, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0), white 15%, white);
background: -o-linear-gradient(to right, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0), white 15%, white);
background: -ms-linear-gradient(to right, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0), white 15%, white);
background: linear-gradient(to right, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0), white 15%, white);
}

.ellipsis a {
position: absolute;
left: 0; top: 0;
width: 100%; height: 100%;
overflow: hidden; text-indent: -9999px;
}

.ellipsis i, .ellipsis:after {
font-style: normal;
}

HTML

 <div className="ellipsis"><div>Your multi lined text here<i></i></div></div>

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