The height from the ground was too great for him to jump down, and no fire-escape was yet in sight.
Fortunately, the fire-escape had not had his seven-and-six-pence: that was so much saved.
An' we're goin' upstairs to hunt up a fire-escape,' I told him.
The arrow pointing to the fire-escape seemed full of menace.
Like some of those in the shipwreck, she did not at first believe in the fire-escape.
He waited not for a reply, but in another moment was on the fire-escape.
Never mind,” said Baxmore, “the fire-escape is still at the window.
Orme went to the window, pushed it up, and climbed out on the fire-escape.
Now,” said Orme, “I am going to use your fire-escape for a little while.
It goes down the fire-escape and stays about half an hour, and then comes back.