Zeb struck a match and lighted one of the lanterns.
I was permitted to spend a part of each day in the Institution library, and to wander from bookcase to bookcase, and take down whatever book my fingers lighted upon.
They did so, and as the flames lighted up the room, they saw their father enter with a child in his arms.
It had now reached a degree of sanctity and only the priest might touch it; it was sprinkled with water, and anointed with butter; finally, the priest made three turns round it with a lighted torch in his hand, which finally separated it from the world and fitted it for its high purpose.
When he lighted the oil a hundred tongues of flame shot up, and the effect was really imposing.