Fire: The Magic of the Fireplace
On a winter night-there’s noting like taking some frozen toes and fingers and curling up near a fireplace. hear the quiet crackling of the fire, smell the scent of pine, cedar, sage, and just plain wood cord. Hours pass without noticing as you warm up and breathe in the scent.
Cats love warmth-sunny ledges, sunlit rays, and of course, fireplaces. See this cat relax and snooze next to a fireplace on what is no doubt a cold snowy day.
While the campfire kept people in tents warm, a real revolution occurred with the discovery of the fireplace. Now people could stay warm indoors, with a solid set of walls and a roof. Winter was now at least bearable in places further north than before.