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Origin of fire alarm
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As a 14-year-old interested in cooking, I smoked out many hotel rooms and set off countless fire alarms trying to smoke fish for my family.How to Make Smoked Trout, According to a Chef in Tasmania|Monica Burton|February 10, 2021|Eater
It is as though the fire alarm at your workplace was always blaring.
After we fell asleep, the fire alarm in Debra’s studio had started going on and off randomly throughout the night.
As other reviewers have previously noted, people can use Alexa for more complex tasks at home like automatically turning on Internet-connected lights if the assistant hears a fire alarm.
Scientists in Michigan have developed a forest fire alarm system.Trees power this alarm system for remote forest fires|Stephen Ornes|October 16, 2020|Science News For Students
But what is there more irresponsible than playing with the fire of an imagined civil war in the France of today?Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The cameraman was reporting on the factory catching fire when the inevitable happened.
Lady Edith is so sad that her sadness nearly set the whole damned house on fire.‘Downton Abbey’ Review: A Fire, Some Sex, and Sad, Sad Edith|Kevin Fallon|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Maybe Mary is being more realistic about a second marriage—but is it too much to ask for a little fire?
A fire that he insists is only picking up pace, according to top-secret intelligence briefings.
Some of the alarm returned, however, when the creature attempted to climb up by his own ladder.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
"A camp-fire would hardly flash and die out like that, Sarge," he answered thoughtfully.
She got up and stood in front of the fire, having her hand on the chimney-piece and looking down at the blaze.Confidence|Henry James
There is cause for alarm when they bring one hundred and ten ships into these seas without any means of resistance on our part.
The fire had been heaped over with earth—to screen it from prying eyes, I suppose, while the good work went on.