Sentence Examples


  • The stormcloud had come upon them, and in every face the fire which Pierre had watched kindle burned up brightly.
  • " They kindle lights," he says, " as though to one who is in darkness.
  • At the rare moments when the old fire did kindle in her handsome, fully developed body she was even more attractive than in former days.
  • That in this portion of their ritual, however, the Christians of that period were not universally conscious of its direct descent from Mosaic institutions may be inferred perhaps from the "benediction of the incense" used in the days of Charlemagne, which runs as follows: "May the Lord bless this incense to the extinction of every noxious smell, and kindle it to the odour of its sweetness."
  • Re-kindle the fires of the land, the sacred fire on the teocalli of the war-god blazed up again, and the people began with feasting and rejoicing the new cycle.