His eyes found Bianca, who stood shivering in the rain, staring towards the fire, as if waiting for Jonny to reappear.
My boss stepped in and called some favors and pissed on the fire, at least for now.
As I passed by the volunteer resident keeper's site, I saw an elderly couple in lounge chairs by a cold fire pit.
The fire was burning down, though, so she added more wood.
The king sat down by the fire, and the woman hurried to get things ready for supper.
She managed to get into her boots without dislodging any wildlife and found a fire ready.
Bordeaux stood and moved around the fire, careful to keep outside the circle of light.
A kid who stole matches so he could light spiders on fire and watch how far they ran.
The scene was defined by a cluster of police cars and fire engines bathed in rotating lights.
He couldn't shake the fire in his blood or the sense of how soft her supple skin, how warm her body felt beneath him.
Still others torched the wooden chairs until a fire blazed in the back of the hall.
Instead they searched their surroundings wildly in the light of periodic lightning and the fire at the far end of the hall.
A tall form stood halfway between the fire and them, flanked by two vamps.
Inside of the great kitchen, beside the fire, the men were shouting and laughing; for the blacksmith had finished his song, and it was very pleasing.
The singing in the kitchen was ended, the fire had burned low, and each man had gone to his place.
I thought of the big fire in the queen's kitchen, and knew that the cook would never allow a half-drowned child to be carried into that fine place.
A fire was kindled at the bottom of a deep hole in the ground, big sticks were laid crosswise at the top, and meat was hung from them and turned on spits.
Mrs. Lamson had scarcely finished telling me about this girl's success before I was on fire with eagerness.
In the electrical building we examined the telephones, autophones, phonographs, and other inventions, and he made me understand how it is possible to send a message on wires that mock space and outrun time, and, like Prometheus, to draw fire from the sky.
She wanted to know who made fire under the ground, and if it was like the fire in stoves, and if it burned the roots of plants and trees.
At all events, I slipped down from the bed and nestled close to the fire which had not flickered out.
Of course the vital heat is not to be confounded with fire; but so much for analogy.
When it stormed before my bread was baked, I fixed a few boards over the fire, and sat under them to watch my loaf, and passed some pleasant hours in that way.
Bread I at first made of pure Indian meal and salt, genuine hoe-cakes, which I baked before my fire out of doors on a shingle or the end of a stick of timber sawed off in building my house; but it was wont to get smoked and to have a piny flavor.
After having taken medicine, and fasted for three days, all the fire in the town is extinguished.
On the fourth morning, the high priest, by rubbing dry wood together, produces new fire in the public square, from whence every habitation in the town is supplied with the new and pure flame.
In the winter he had a fire by which at noon he warmed his coffee in a kettle; and as he sat on a log to eat his dinner the chickadees would sometimes come round and alight on his arm and peck at the potato in his fingers; and he said that he "liked to have the little fellers about him."
One man, perhaps, if he has got enough, will be satisfied to sit all day with his back to the fire and his belly to the table, by George!
I observed that the vitals of the village were the grocery, the bar-room, the post-office, and the bank; and, as a necessary part of the machinery, they kept a bell, a big gun, and a fire-engine, at convenient places; and the houses were so arranged as to make the most of mankind, in lanes and fronting one another, so that every traveller had to run the gauntlet, and every man, woman, and child might get a lick at him.
I had many a genial thought by the cabin fire "as I sailed."
When I began to have a fire at evening, before I plastered my house, the chimney carried smoke particularly well, because of the numerous chinks between the boards.
Alpatych, I'll set the place on fire myself.
The walls were all on fire and the back wall had fallen in, the wooden roof was collapsing, and the rafters were alight.
Houses are set on fire in your presence and you stand by!
The fire died down for a moment and wreaths of black smoke rolled from under the roof.
Into the stove... into the fire with it!
I tell you once for all, my dear fellow," said he, "into the fire with all such things!
At dawn the two new batteries established during the night on the plain occupied by the Prince d'Eckmuhl will open fire on the opposing batteries of the enemy.
At the same time the commander of the artillery of the 1st Corps, General Pernetti, with thirty cannon of Campan's division and all the howitzers of Dessaix's and Friant's divisions, will move forward, open fire, and overwhelm with shellfire the enemy's battery, against which will operate:
In the disposition it is said first that the batteries placed on the spot chosen by Napoleon, with the guns of Pernetti and Fouche; which were to come in line with them, 102 guns in all, were to open fire and shower shells on the Russian fleches and redoubts.
As the flames of the fire hidden within come more and more vividly and rapidly from an approaching thundercloud, so, as if in opposition to what was taking place, the lightning of hidden fire growing more and more intense glowed in the faces of these men.
Pierre did not look out at the battlefield and was not concerned to know what was happening there; he was entirely absorbed in watching this fire which burned ever more brightly and which he felt was flaming up in the same way in his own soul.