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The crew would start in the morning, suited up in fire-resistant clothing and hard hats, and build a fire line.Prescribed burns can keep wildfires in check. So why are politicians standing in the way?|Madeline Ostrander/Undark|October 27, 2021|Popular-Science
With a few clicks, he laid four tiny virtual fires along the real fire’s edge, on the far side of the fire line that had blocked its progress.What the complex math of fire modeling tells us about the future of California’s forests|Amy Nordrum|January 18, 2021|MIT Technology Review
We literally cut a fire line around one of the sheriff’s homes.
My house was always outside the fire line, but one area we likely saved was surrounded on three sides.
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
Domestically, the prime minister maintains the dubious line that he is the only man who can keep the still-fragile peace.
The cameraman was reporting on the factory catching fire when the inevitable happened.
Last week I turned 40, a bittersweet occasion because I crossed the line to living longer without my mother than with her.
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
In this position, the line of cavalry formed the chord of the arc described by the river, and occupied by us.
"A camp-fire would hardly flash and die out like that, Sarge," he answered thoughtfully.
Our talk ranged from the Panhandle to the Canada line, while our horses jogged steadily southward.
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
I have drawn a Line between the figures at the extream changes, that next below the Line is the extream.Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing|Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman