After many days of hard work, we finally had enough firewood for the winter.
The rest was reduced to firewood long ago.
As firewood oak holds a high position, though in Germany it is considered inferior to beech for that purpose.
Brushwood and rough pasturage of some sort is found almost everywhere, except in the neighbourhood of the larger settlements, where forage and firewood have to be brought in from long distances.
Halfway lay some snow-covered piles of firewood and across and along them a network of shadows from the bare old lime trees fell on the snow and on the path.
In the middle of the night three soldiers, having brought some firewood, settled down near him and began lighting a fire.