Everybody's eyes were turned toward the sky, for up there, right above them, was a fire balloon.
But now I had found the happiness that Shelley found when he tied a pamphlet to a fire balloon.
I remember well the excitement when the Bishop sent up a fire balloon.
We do not know if the fire balloon came down in the park of Versailles.
Blaze up like a fire balloon just because I said that, will you?
Again it is a Montgolfier or fire balloon, and on nearing earth it becomes entangled in a tree and catches fire.
But a good deal more is to be got out of a fire balloon than a mere ascension, and even the mere ascension may be improved.