And there was a smell of cigarette smoke, a definite no-no, one of the few points on which he and the old man agreed.
The engine turned over and backfired, black smoke frothing out of the tail pipe.
She added, Most old pictures and records went up in smoke when the old building burned.
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.
But all his good intentions and promises went up in smoke minutes later with another phone call.
He started the Scout, and with a belch of smoke they began moving forward.
Unless you smoke, you don't pay attention to cigarettes.
The smoke funneled into the red ruby, disappearing into its depths.
The air was filled with marijuana smoke and the scent of bodies sweating as people danced, drank or huddled with friends.
The smoke proved to be too much for Adrienne and two other girls, so they decided to walk each other home.
The Irish rock blaring from the bar below was loud enough, and cigarette smoke already curled in through the window.
The music blared louder, the smoke became thicker, and the scent of food intermingled with body odor.
"Nice and cozy," she commented, bouncing the bed, and then added, "I suppose Bird Song is a tree-hugger-type joint and you don't let a person smoke here."
The flames leaped up at once and the bonfire began to smoke and roar and crackle just as the great army of wooden Gargoyles arrived.
My car, refrigerator, lawnmower, sprinkler system, smoke alarms, locks, and even my clothes.
The smoke was bothering me and I didn't want to ruin the party for all of you, so I simply walked home.
If he isn't blowing smoke, it's a world-class opportunity.
It dissipated into black smoke in his hands.
There was a lingering smell of wood smoke in the night air and all earlier efforts at shoveling the walkway and stairs were lost in the smooth swirls of new fallen whiteness.
"Sorry. I left my key on my bureau," she said, extinguishing her smoke in the provided ashtray.
She followed the two through the acrid smoke into the command hub.
"I think someone did figure it out, or it wouldn't have gone up in smoke at all," Brady replied.
On the French side, amid the groups with cannon, a cloud of smoke appeared, then a second and a third almost simultaneously, and at the moment when the first report was heard a fourth was seen.
"It may be treachery," said Prince Andrew, vividly imagining the gray overcoats, wounds, the smoke of gunpowder, the sounds of firing, and the glory that awaited him.
It was Lydia's trailing smoke that floated it to life.
In spite of the cold, I try to open the window to rid this room of the smoke and whiskey breath of those who visited here, but the frame is frozen fast.
They glided past snow-covered fields and occasional farmhouses, drifting smoke from their chimneys skyward and adding a hint of wood smoke to the crisp winter air.
And smoke-free to boot!
She couldn't tell how many there were, not with the smoke and darkness.
She watched dark shapes mill and drop as the smoke cleared until they wised up and took refuge in the forest.
They saw the smoke half an hour before they arrived and approached with caution.
This large quantity of air is forced through the furnace by means of the difference of pressure established between the external atmospheric pressure in the ash-pan and the pressure in the smoke-box.
The exhaust steam passing from the engine through the blastpipe and the chimney produces a diminution of pressure, or partial vacuum, in the smoke-box roughly proportional to the weight of steam discharged per unit of time.
The difference of pressure between the outside air and the smoke-box gases may be measured by the difference of the water levels in the limbs of a U tube, one limb being in communication with the smokebox, the other with the atmosphere.
18 and 19 show two smoke-boxes typical of English practice.
After the success of the Rocket, the Stephensons received orders to build seven more engines, which were of very similar design, though rather larger, being four-wheeled engines, with the two driving wheels in front and the cylinders behind; and in October 1830 they constructed a ninth engine, the Planet, also for the Liverpool & Manchester railway, which still more closely resembled the modern type, since the driving wheels were placed at the fire-box end, while the two cylinders were arranged under the smoke-box, inside the frames.
Baldwin, the founder of the famous Baldwin Locomotive Works in Philadelphia, built his first engine, Old Ironsides, for the Philadelphia, Germantown & Morristown railroad; first tried in November 1832, it was modelled on Stephenson's Planet, and had a single pair of driving wheels at the firebox end and a pair of carrying wheels under the smoke-box.
Revolt against some of its fundamental principles which was led by the Puritan reaction.5 Now that the smoke of these controversies has passed away, it is possible to form a clearer judgment upon the merits of the patristic writings.
2) with descending smoke flue suitable for hospitals and public rooms, where it might be fixed in the middle of the apartment.
Chimneys are unknown in the older houses; the hearth is in the centre of the chief room, and the smoke escapes through the roof.
I don't care if people smoke, but I wish they'd respect the fact that I don't want to smoke.
If they can figure a way to smoke without getting it in my eyes and lungs, they can smoke themselves to death for all I care.