You may hear the fire begin to roar already, and I know by experience, that when the flame
once gets fairly into the prairie grass, it is no sloth that can outrun it."
What, my councillors, rise, take the hand of Mopo, and hold it to the flame
, that his heart may rejoice in the warmth of the flame
while we speak together of this matter of the child that was, so my mother sang, born to Baleka, my wife, the sister of Mopo, my servant."
I cannot let her watch for ME in vain, till I have done my best: then tell me where the Fire-Spirits dwell, and I will ask of them the flame
that shall give life to the little child and such great happiness to the sad, lonely mother: tell me the path, and let me go."
`Stepping out from behind my tree and looking back, I saw, through the black pillars of the nearer trees, the flames
of the burning forest.
* the flames
. But the theft, if there be one, would be rather too
As a faint spurt of flame
rose from the point where the missile struck he swung over the side and was quickly upon the ground.
which swept rapidly over the light vegetation of the prairies assumed a fiercer character and took a stronger hold amid the wooded glens and ravines of the mountains.
Hundreds of observers saw the flame
that night and the night after about midnight, and again the night after; and so for ten nights, a flame
Tongues of flame
here and there broke through that cloud.
Lop-Ear and I sat for hours, watching the flames
A gunshot suddenly pealed forth and shot its flame
into the air.
Do as I say," as Clayton hesitated, and then they saw the lithe figure bound away cross the clearing toward the northwest where the forest still stood, untouched by flame