It was deserted and guarded only by the fire-pot which trembled between the paving-stones.
And so they all stopped bravely at home and Hugo alone found out what was in the fire-pot.
The French fire-pot, however, combined these two properties: it set fire first, and exploded afterward.
"There's some pieces right by your side," said Dot, seeing a few sticks of pine lying by the fire-pot.
And what a devil are we women good for, once we are old, save to keep the ashes about the fire-pot?
"Guess I had better not sleep any more," said Don to himself, as he got up and looked into the fire-pot.
Then fire right into the centre; never mind the fire-pot throwers.
I burned several things before I learned that even a few red coals in the fire-pot will be sufficient for practically everything.
Stay, constable, I want to see what you put into that fire-pot—open it.
The fire was nearly out under the fire-pot, the tent flaps were closed.