VOLCANO


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This obstacle, which could not be turned, had to be crossed, so the cylinder was put to its utmost power, and the balloon rose to the height of six thousand feet, leaving between it and the volcano a space of more than three hundred fathoms.
By ten o'clock the volcano could be seen only as a red point on the horizon, and the balloon tranquilly pursued her course in a less elevated zone of the atmosphere.
She did not like it, but the impulse that made her turn it over was not one of displeasure but fear, because for a minute she fancied the paper was the Volcano.
I shall hope so," was all he said, but he meant more than she imagined, and the grave, kind look he gave her made her feel as if the words Weekly Volcano were printed in large type on her forehead.
Soon a torrent of vivid sparks fell around them -- then, at last, the volcano was extinguished -- then all was dark and still -- the floating bark and heaving ocean.
The volcano of Orsono was spouting out volumes of smoke.
She wanted to lean toward this burning, blazing man that was like a volcano spouting forth strength, robustness, and health.
In the background a volcano crater was silhouetted against the stars.
The Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resourcesinforms that there are no residential areas in the vicinity of the volcano.
Based on the latest record of the agency, the volcano had two ash eruptions between 7 a.
Not our bad or evil intentions, not even our religion can summon any volcano to spew lava and allow the hottest of mud to come dripping down.
The ash column over the volcano was almost 10 kilometers high, and was accompanied by some pyroclastic flow, which contain hot gas and tephra, or fragmented volcanic material.