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Peter's Church; and finally perished in the great fire of London, into the midst of which he had thrust himself, with the desperate idea of catching one feeble ray from the blaze that was kindling earth and heaven.
On his back he carried half a sack of coal, with kindling on top.
I often marvel these days at the immense quantity of potatoes two or three hundred thousand dollars will buy, or bread, or meat, or coal and kindling.
The doctor now interposed, and prevented the effects of a wrath which was kindling between Jones and Thwackum; after which the former gave a loose to mirth, sang two or three amorous songs, and fell into every frantic disorder which unbridled joy is apt to inspire; but so far was he from any disposition to quarrel, that he was ten times better humoured, if possible, than when he was sober.
These I whittled into shavings or split into kindling.
She strove bravely to hide it from me, but while I was kindling another fire I knew she was stifling her sobs in the blankets under the sail-tent.
Men who had been into the cellars, and had staved the casks, rushed to and fro stark mad, setting fire to all they saw--often to the dresses of their own friends--and kindling the building in so many parts that some had no time for escape, and were seen, with drooping hands and blackened faces, hanging senseless on the window-sills to which they had crawled, until they were sucked and drawn into the burning gulf.
29, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Social innovation software company Kindling has partnered with Yammer to offer clients even greater innovation visibility through enterprise social networks.
One of the issues with owning a wood stove is how to collect and store enough dry kindling for the heating season.
Doron Sherman, a director of Kindling, the High Participation Venture Management fund, has been appointed to the Advisory Board of iRise, Inc.