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And suppose I set fire to this pyramid with a candle—will she burn up?

Then they set fire to it on all sides, laughing and shouting: 'Burn, burn, daughter of the Didi!'

On the way they set fire to forests and covered five little villages.

But the impatient crowd raising a cry of 'Set fire to the house!'

What, burn houses, set fire to palaces, and simply because they had lost the battle!

Calhoun set fire to the brush at the point at which the other man aimed.

It was that last question that set fire to the powder-train.

I'll march down to your house and I'll show him the man that set fire to my buildin'.

Never heard that folks that set fire to other people's prop'ty got there, did you?

This done, he set fire to his camp, and led off the land forces to Methymna.

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