Fire dog

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When I had said this, the fire-dog acted as if mad with envy.
When the fire-dog heard this, he could no longer endure to listen to me.
The fireplaces are large and deep, with fierce crooked-looking fire-dogs.
I had got a couple of old fire-dogs to keep the wood from the hearth, and it did me good to see the soot form on the back of the chimney which I had built, and I poked the fire with more right and more satisfaction than usual.
Second, Zarathustra encounters a demonic fire-dog, who is believed to surge right out of the heart of the Earth, i.
Zarathustra and the demonic fire-dog represent two opposing conceptions about the core of reality.
Suites of silver sconces and fire-dogs commissioned in Augsburg for Forchenstein, the Esterhazy castle near Vienna, are a striking element.
A handful of English families still retain silver fire-dogs, sconces and mirrors.