“Now for it,” thought the chief conspirator in the bushes, as he applied his light to the slow-match.
He had a slow-match in his hand, which, hissing and spluttering, set his clothes on fire.
But Foy saw that he was glancing at the slow-match by his side, and understood.
Simply a sort of slow-match; grows in the daytime as much as it burns away at night.
Owing to the breeze, which was rather brisk, we had some trouble in lighting the slow-match.
I'm goin' to have six sticks of slow-match, an' five boxes of Ajax torpedoes.
Alice uttered a cry of delight as she noticed what, to her childish fancy, appeared to be the slow-match of a firework.
Give me your slow-match, its my turn; what am I going to set off?
The intention was to fire a slow-match and then for the officer and men to withdraw in boats.
I got the slow-match going with the end of my cigar, careless-like.