But Felicien had gone a shorter way through the brambles and brushwood.
We had almost reached the fortress, and only the brushwood concealed it from view.
Here is our peasant with his overshadowing load of brushwood.
It is a nest of greenery in the midst of a tangle of brushwood.
Except for being free from the brushwood, we might almost be where we started.
To the left was a tiny stream, beyond it a ragged bank topped by brushwood.
They laid him on the ground beneath the pines and they fired the brushwood for a light.
A circle of brushwood is then lighted, in the centre of which is set the pie.
Brushwood was now collected and in a short time a number of fires were blazing.
The fact is, I don't see how they could go any other,—the brushwood is so thick.