The Gauls were there among the brushwood, hard on the fortress, secure in the darkness and the dower of shadowy night.
But Felicien had gone a shorter way through the brambles and brushwood.
At once came a flash of fire from the gas thus generated, and the brushwood commenced to blaze away at a lively rate.
It is a nest of greenery in the midst of a tangle of brushwood.
The "portages" are so concealed by a luxuriant growth of grass and brushwood that they readily escape observation.
brushwood was now collected and in a short time a number of fires were blazing.
About a quarter of a mile was covered when they heard a crashing in the brushwood not far ahead of them.
The fact is, I don't see how they could go any other,—the brushwood is so thick.
Even the brushwood is a fruit tree, namely, the guava, which from its abundance is as noxious as a weed.
There was a rustling among the brushwood fringing the river.