Quotation by Shakespeare

I never did like molestation view
On the enchafèd flood.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. 2nd Gentleman, in Othello, act 2, sc. 1, l. 16-17.

"Like molestation" means disturbance like this; he is looking out to sea ("flood") for the ship bringing Othello.
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