Does he throw the fire irons down anywhere after using them?
"I fell down the steps," he replied, picking himself up from among the fire irons that had tumbled in a heap on the hearth.
As a rule one will, on a light trip, carry no folding grate or fire irons as supports for utensils.
Maurice walked over to the fireplace and kicked two charred pieces of wood together between the fire irons.
A slab of common free-stone and fire irons which had cost from three to four shillings were thought sufficient for any fireplace.
They hurried out into the corridor, and started down it, armed with the fire irons.