Cabbages that have headed may usually be preserved against injury by frost until the middle of next month, by simply pulling them up and packing them closely in a dry spot in the open field with the heads down and roots up. On approach of cold weather in December they should be covered up with leaves as high as the tops of the roots, or, if the soil is light, it may be thrown over them, if leaves are not convenient.
There was a pet parade scheduled and the open field was ayip and awash with activity.
It is as if from the open field a brick-kiln were transported to her planks.
It was a pleasant hillside where I worked, covered with pine woods, through which I looked out on the pond, and a small open field in the woods where pines and hickories were springing up.
They walked across the open field before it, the bright sun and solid ground beneath her easing some of her anxiety about the day.