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Some few believe that this inestimable stone is blazing as of old, and say that they have caught its radiance, like a flash of summer lightning, far down the valley of the Saco.
But he had no power to retreat one step, nor to resist, even in thought, when the minister and good old Deacon Gookin seized his arms and led him to the blazing rock.
A meteor fell, blazing a flaming way through the sky.
O the blazing tropic night, when the wake's a welt of light That holds the hot sky tame, And the steady forefoot snores through the planet-powdered floors Where the scared whale flukes in flame.
Well, Rebecca listened to Pitt, she talked to him, she sang to him, she coaxed him, and cuddled him, so that he found himself more and more glad every day to get back from the lawyer's at Gray's Inn, to the blazing fire in Curzon Street--a gladness in which the men of law likewise participated, for Pitt's harangues were of the longest- -and so that when he went away he felt quite a pang at departing.
It was dark again when little Rawdon was wakened up to enter his uncle's carriage at Mudbury, and he sat and looked out of it wondering as the great iron gates flew open, and at the white trunks of the limes as they swept by, until they stopped, at length, before the light windows of the Hall, which were blazing and comfortable with Christmas welcome.
Then the kind hostess conducted her guests to the snug apartments blazing with cheerful fires.
While some small parties kindled bonfires underneath the windows, others broke up the furniture and cast the fragments down to feed the flames below; where the apertures in the wall (windows no longer) were large enough, they threw out tables, chests of drawers, beds, mirrors, pictures, and flung them whole into the fire; while every fresh addition to the blazing masses was received with shouts, and howls, and yells, which added new and dismal terrors to the conflagration.
CYPRESS - Jimmy Fejes has his eyes on blazing a new Winter X Games snowmobile trail this week.
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) today announced that Mary Armstrong, president of Boeing Shared Services Group at The Boeing Company, will be the keynote speaker at the 2006 SWE National Conference, Women Blazing Technology Trails, on October 12, 2006, in Kansas City, Mo.
Ubisoft, one of the world's largest video game publishers, today proudly announces that Blazing Angels(TM) Squadrons of WWII, the intense squadron-based flight action game, has released for Xbox 360(TM) and Xbox(R) video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft and PC in the U.