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Bachelors alone can travel freely, and without any twinges of their consciences touching desertion of the fire-side.
My paternal grandmother would not light a fire on the Sabbath and piled all Sunday's washing-up in a bucket, to be dealt with on M ...
When your house is on fire, you can't be bothered with the neighbors. Or, as we say in chess, if your king is under attack you don ...
I will follow the good side as far as the fire, but exclusively, if I can.
Two loves I have of comfort and despair
Which like two spirits do suggest me still;
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As it was cold, I collected quite a pile of wood and lay down on a board against the side of the building, not having any blanket ...
At first I was nearly roasted out, for I lay against one side of the camp, and felt the heat reflected not only from the birch-bar ...
This burnt land was an exceedingly wild and desolate region. Judging by the weeds and sprouts, it appeared to have been burnt abou ...
Just before night we saw a musquash (he did not say muskrat), the only one we saw in this voyage, swimming downward on the opposit ...
I was awakened at midnight by some heavy, low-flying bird, probably a loon, flapping by close over my head, along the shore. So, t ...
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