Besides, supposing we are loaded with powder barrels aft and lucifers forward; how the devil could the lucifers get afire
in this drenching spray here?
He was just a-blazing; and whenever he got afire
he was most likely to get afire
He was still silent but began at once to erect a heap of dry sticks which he presently set afire
His voice sounded louder and higher, as if he were afire
with eagerness and rage.
For that he's all afire
wi' love for her any eye can see.
JUMP AND RUN, THE BOAT'S AFIRE
AND THERE AIN'T A MINUTE TO LOSE
Away across the road the woods beyond Ham and Peter- sham were still afire
His lust and greed were afire
, while his vanity had been wounded to the core.
I wish you wouldn't come here; they'll be setting the Mansion House afire
next, and we shall have you to thank for it.
We never shall be rich, and Plumfield may burn up any night, for that incorrigible Tommy Bangs will smoke sweet-fern cigars under the bed-clothes, though he's set himself afire
three times already.
WHEN I told the king I was going out disguised as a petty freeman to scour the country and familiarize myself with the humbler life of the people, he was all afire
with the novelty of the thing in a minute, and was bound to take a chance in the adven- ture himself -- nothing should stop him -- he would drop everything and go along -- it was the prettiest idea he had run across for many a day.
She is a girl of the most wonderful beauty, and Dingaan is afire
with longing to have her to wife.