In short, it appears that this young man is a fire-eater
," said Louis, in order to sharpen the sentiment which he mistook for envy.
This is no furniture for the scholar's library, but a book for the winter evening school-room when the tasks are over and the hour for bed draws near; and honest Alan, who was a grim old fire-eater
in his day has in this new avatar no more desperate purpose than to steal some young gentleman's attention from his Ovid, carry him awhile into the Highlands and the last century, and pack him to bed with some engaging images to mingle with his dreams.
Imagine it: Those rigid, shock-headed figures, with corpsy complexions and fish glass eyes, occupying one side of the table in the constrained attitudes and dead fixedness that distinquish all men that are born of wax, and this wrinkled, smoldering old fire-eater
occupying the other side, mumbling her prayers and munching her sausages in the ghostly stillness and shadowy indistinctness of a winter twilight.
Antinous came up to him at once and laughed as he took his hand in his own, saying, "Telemachus, my fine fire-eater
, bear no more ill blood neither in word nor deed, but eat and drink with us as you used to do.
Your fireside fire-eater
does not think of these things.
At the very close of the campaign they bethought themselves of the fact that the strike had been broken by Negroes, and so they sent for a South Carolina fire-eater
, the "pitchfork senator," as he was called, a man who took off his coat when he talked to workingmen, and damned and swore like a Hessian.
Kory-Kory was in ecstasies, and commenced a vehement harangue, which, so far as I understood it, implied that the result exactly agreed with his expectations, and which, moreover, was intended to convince me that it would be a perfectly useless undertaking, even for an army of fire-eaters
, to offer battle to the irresistible heroes of our valley.
From a fire-eater
, food, folk tales, magical wand-making and a Georgian gin bar, visitors can enjoy a night out in history on Saturday, May 20.
Entertainment included fire-eater
Mike Kay along with singer Aiden M from Huddersfield.
and stilt walkers entertain guests arriving at Viva Brazil
And what man would pass up a serving of these fire-eater
There were also fairground rides, inflatable wrestling, a fire-eater
as well as DJs, a beer tent and other stalls selling ice creams and refreshments.