The stove popped an angry protest about the growing flames and she flinched.
The woodman stirred the fire until the flames leaped high and the sparks flew out of the roof hole.
She sat on her feet and huddled under the blanket, watching the flames grow.
He gazed into the black flames of the fire in the hearth.
Rhyn awoke from the island dreamscape in the shadow world. He rose, uncertain what happened but recalling his urgency. He crossed through the glowing black portal into the one place he'd hoped never to see again: Hell. Unwilling to get stuck in the cell where he'd spent many lifetimes, he chose to open the portal into the office of the Council's betrayer, Sasha. The office was as he remembered it, down to the black flames in the hearth.
The fire leaped into life; the flames encircled me so that in a moment my clothes were blazing.
The flames threw eerie lights into the sand around the wagons, but nothing moved.
She stared into the flames, wondering why none of the windows had curtains, and why so many things were left to gather dust in the attic.
Unable to exit the dream fully, Deidre had no concept of how long they stood before the black flames of the fire.
It was dim inside the stronghold, and the first torch they crossed that burned with black flames mesmerized her long enough for her to lose sight of Darkyn around a corner.
The earth in flames, with earthquakes swallowing whole towns and buildings burning.
"Will he burst into flames or something?" she asked.
The door exploded open in flames, wood, and black fur.
I would.ve let them all go down in flames for how they treated you, she said.
He turned to address Dan, when the sagging building behind them exploded into flames and light.
His magic filled the space around them, bending light and shadows in a way she found as mesmerizing as flames or the falling snow.
You took care of the Grey God's issue before the immortal world went up in flames a few months ago.
This defiance to the sovereigns of Russia and Austria rekindled the flames of war.
29), who states that the flames consuming the two brothers burnt apart, indicating their unalterable hatred, even in death.
Dublin was saved by its inhabitants committing it to the flames, and, though nineteen victories were won, of which that at Slane in Louth by Robert was counted the chief, the success was too rapid to be permanent.
Petroleum (" burning water ") was known in Japan in the 7th century, whilst in Europe the gas springs of the north of Italy led to the adoption in 1226 by the municipality of Salsomaggiore of a salamander surrounded by flames as its emblem.
The flames and smoke of the destroyed villages were clearly seen from the allied fleet.
After the close of the diet the papal nuncio went to the Netherlands, where he kindled the flames of persecution, two monks of Antwerp, the first martyrs of the Reformation, being burnt in Brussels at his instigation.
The deceased rao had declared himself a Mahommedan, and his adherents were preparing to inter his body in a magnificent tomb, when the Jarejas and other Hindus seized the corpse and consigned it to the flames, according to Hindu custom.
Count KhuenHedervary, as Ban of Croatia, reduced political corruption to a fine art and governed by playing off Croat and Serb against each other, and fanning the dying flames of religious bigotry: while at the same time Serbia under King Milan was reduced to the position of a mere satellite of Vienna.
2 3); and in public sacrifices it was not only sprinkled on the head of the victim by the pontifex before its slaughter, and afterwards mingled with its blood, but was also thrown upon the flames over which it was roasted.
The plague was scarcely stayed before the whole city was in flames, a calamity of the first magnitude, but one which in the end caused much good, as the seeds of disease were destroyed, and London has never since been visited by such an epidemic. On the 2nd of September 1666 the fire broke out at one o'clock in the morning at a house in Pudding Lane.
A violent east wind fomented the flames which ra ed durin the whole of Monda and Fire.
On Thursday it was extinguished, but on the evening of that day the flames again burst forth at the Temple.
The glass in process of fusion is contained in a basin or tank built up of large blocks of fire-clay and is heated by one or more powerful gas flames which enter the upper part of the furnace chamber through suitable apertures or " ports."
The excretory system consists of peculiar cells, each of which bears several"flames" or bunches of synchronously vibrating cilia.
The efforts of the pope helped to rekindle the expiring flames of war, and for a year or two success completely deserted Philip. He lost the support of Ottakar of Bohemia and ofHer~ann I., landgrave of Thuringia; he was driven from North Germany into Swabia and Ottos triumph seemed assured.
Practically the whole town was destroyed, a gale aiding the flames, and the population had to leave the place in the night at the notice of a few minutes.
The royal palace of Christiansborg, originally built (1731-1745) by Christian VI., destroyed by fire in 1794, and rebuilt, again fell in flames in 1884.
The Order of Pius was founded in 1847 by Pius IX.; there are now three classes; the badge is an eight-pointed blue star with golden flames between the rays, a white centre bears the founder's name; the ribbon is blue with two red stripes at each border.
An interesting and instructive manner of introducing salts into flames was discovered by A.
3 Other more recent experiments confirm the idea that the radiation of flames is mainly determined by their temperature.
While we have seen that the radiation of sodium vapour has an intensity corresponding to that of the pure thermal radiation at the temperature of the flame, other flames not containing oxygen (e.g.
The flames of chlorine in hydrogen) do not apparently emit the usual sodium radiation when a sodium salt is placed in them.
Becquerel, however, investigated the character of the dispersion by using prism-shaped flames strongly coloured with sodium.
In 1531 the Book of Jonah appeared with an important and highly interesting prologue, the only copy known of which is in the British Museum.6 Meanwhile the demand for New Testaments, for reading or for the flames, steadily increased, and the printers found it to their advantage to issue the Worms edition of the New Testament in not less than three surreptitious reprints before 1534.
The favourite Buckingham stirred the flames of his master's discontent.