Huge flares shot out across the water, showering the surface in a fountain of white-hot sparks.
He also appears to be a streak player, because he can be white-hot for a month or two and then disappear for the next month or two.
Steel furnishings and aluminum plane parts were torn into white-hot shrapnel.
It ranges from white-hot rage and prayer to ecstasy and consolation.
Waste management has been a white-hot issue in Galway for some time.
But directors are finally waking up to the idea of him as a serious actor, rather than a Welsh scarecrow fuelled by white-hot energy.
Molten metal flows in a white-hot stream into the giant cast for one of York Minster's six new bells.
Competition is white-hot in the portable digital music market.
At least, away from the white-hot atmosphere of the Celtic match, he would be able to make himself useful.
Then there is the relentless pull from the white-hot Chinese economy on Taiwanese trade and investment.