The room was lighted by the yule log only, which blazed in the fireplace.
The yule log was blazing and sputtering all sorts of fireworks and colors.
And truly the darkness, the candles, the flying sparks from our yule log, and the smell of burning wood made Christmas everywhere.
The question was to bring in the yule log and to have it as large as possible.
Then he turns again to the hearth, and after crossing himself falls on his knees and kisses the projecting part of the yule log.
Poor as we are, there is nobody in the village will have such a yule log as ours.'
The burning of the yule log was an ancient Christmas ceremony borrowed from the early Scandinavians.
If he have the hardihood let him light his yule log in the winter twilight of the snowy woods.
But in his eyes the fire of fever burned like the braise of a yule log, dull and ominous.
It is deemed most important to keep the yule log burning brightly all night long.