The first bloodshed would be the match in the powder magazine.
A lucky shot from the buccaneers had found the powder magazine.
A man who has lighted the fuse of the powder magazine beneath him does not sleep much.
It was converted into a powder magazine during the war with this country.
Is this, we wonder, the powder magazine on which he has been sitting?
Abandoning the fight he rushed into the powder magazine and fired it.
You might as well appoint a red-hot poker to guard a powder magazine.
But why should you say that there is a powder magazine, or a sword hanging over your head?
A third attempt was made with the hounds and they followed a trail to the powder magazine of a nearby mine.
Even now the English don't know that their country is a powder magazine.