Like the wasps, before I finally went into winter quarters in November, I used to resort to the northeast side of Walden, which the sun, reflected from the pitch pine woods and the stony shore, made the fireside of the pond; it is so much pleasanter and wholesomer to be warmed by the sun while you can be, than by an artificial fire
But Adam did not crave it, Nor the flight he wouldn't brave it, Singing:--"Air and Water, Earth and Fire
, What more can mortal man desire?
There is a proper season for making attacks with fire
, and special days for starting a conflagration.
After sneezing, Fire
Eater, ugly as ever, cried to Pinocchio:
At the same moment, the fire
was once more opened from the woods, and a rifle ball sang through the doorway and knocked the doctor's musket into bits.
For a little way the glare of my fire
lit the path.
D'Artagnan, who had not seen what passed, from being engaged at the window, felt, at the same time, the smoke which choked him and the fire
that scorched him.
So the man listened to her words, and the woman dwelt there, and brought the wood and kindled the fire
, till one day her husband said to her, 'It is now two years since you died.
Then he answered: 'Then I ask for a fire
, a turning lathe, and a cutting-board with the knife.
At the door of the hut certain councillors seized me by the arms and dragged me towards the fire
Colonel," he said, addressing Rostov's enemy with an air of gloomy gravity and glancing round at his comrades, "there is an order to stop and fire
from the vessels was most ineffectual, owing, as I afterward learned, to the unexpected suddenness of the first volley, which caught the ship's crews entirely unprepared and the sighting apparatus of the guns unprotected from the deadly aim of our warriors.