Sentence Examples with the word blazing

The political ferment caused by the entrance of the French into Spain extended to these islands, and the ignorant populace began to suspect that Arago's movements and his blazing fires on the top of Mount Galatzo were telegraphic signals to the invading army.

Ahab seemed a pyramid, and I, like a blazing fool, kept kicking at it.

Damian's suite was lit only by a blazing fire in the hearth, and the scent of Jule's cigars hung in the air.

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He picked it up again, resisting the urge to throw it into the blazing hearth.

Having ridden in, he dismounted and approached a big blazing campfire, around which sat several men talking noisily.

Alpatych went up to a large crowd standing before a high barn which was blazing briskly.

Let America add Mexico to Texas, and pile Cuba upon Canada; let the English overswarm all India, and hang out their blazing banner from the sun; two thirds of this terraqueous globe are the Nantucketer's.

His solid, warm body atop hers immobilized her and he pinned her wrists to the bed, silver eyes blazing and elongated fangs resting on his full lower lip.

Cynthia had had enough and rose, a familiar blazing look in her eyes.

Often, when forced from his hammock by exhausting and intolerably vivid dreams of the night, which, resuming his own intense thoughts through the day, carried them on amid a clashing of phrensies, and whirled them round and round and round in his blazing brain, till the very throbbing of his life-spot became insufferable anguish; and when, as was sometimes the case, these spiritual throes in him heaved his being up from its base, and a chasm seemed opening in him, from which forked flames and lightnings shot up, and accursed fiends beckoned him to leap down among them; when this hell in himself yawned beneath him, a wild cry would be heard through the ship; and with glaring eyes Ahab would burst from his state room, as though escaping from a bed that was on fire.