Scrooge had a very small fire, but the clerk's fire was so very much smaller that it looked like one coal
No, sir; but it wants electricity to make it move, and the wherewithal to make the electricity--sodium to feed the elements, coal
from which to get the sodium, and a coal
-mine to supply the coal
It is thirteen hundred and ten miles from Suez to Aden, at the other end of the Red Sea, and she has to take in a fresh coal
I opened the door of the coal
cellar, and stood there in the darkness staring at the faintly lit doorway into the kitchen, and listen- ing.
But I must, and will, the instant the snow is off the earth, send out a party into the mountains to explore for coal
Whence the coal
came, and how brought thither by an invisible hand, I have never been able to discover.
When she was emptying the beans into the pan, one dropped without her observing it, and lay on the ground beside a straw, and soon afterwards a burning coal
from the fire leapt down to the two.
I've heard of the people going into raptures over beds of coal
Then it was fully a mile from the opening of the coal
-mine to the face of the coal
, and all, of course, was in the blackest darkness.
Henry inquired, placing coal
on the fire, drawing a chair up to the grate, and laying aside her cloak.
in reference, probably, to the double loss of preaching and coal
Hastily now Clayton and Monsieur Thuran tore open one of theirs, only to learn the hideous truth that it also contained, not food, but coal