Having no way to refuse, she followed him to the campfire of their host.
A huge campfire was blazing brightly in the midst of the snow, lighting up the branches of trees heavy with hoarfrost.
From a campfire a hundred paces off came a sound of general, merry laughter.
Someone had a campfire and it looked as if the door on the mine was used for fire wood.
When the officers had emptied and smashed their glasses, Kirsten filled others and, in shirt sleeves and breeches, went glass in hand to the soldiers' bonfires and with his long gray mustache, his white chest showing under his open shirt, he stood in a majestic pose in the light of the campfire, waving his uplifted arm.