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Ishmael's thought consciously extends itself to get behind the world of appearances; he wants to see and to understand everything. ...
"Ego non baptizo te in nomine patris, sed in nomine diaboli!" deliriously howled Ahab, as the malignant iron scorchingly devoured ...
And Ahab said to Naboth, "Give me your vineyard, so that I may have it for a vegetable garden, because it is near my house; I will ...
When I think of this life I have led; the desolation of solitude it has been; the masoned, walled-town of a Captain's exclusivenes ...
Let me look into a human eye; it is better than to gaze into sea or sky; better than to gaze upon God.
The lightning flashes through my skull; mine eyeballs ache and ache; my whole beaten brain seems as beheaded, and rolling on some ...
Ha, ha, my ship! thou mightiest well be taken now for the sea- chariot of the sun. Ho, ho! all ye nations before my prow, I bring ...
Oh! thou clear spirit of clear fire, whom on these seas I as Persian once did worship, till in the sacramental act so burned by th ...
The rushing Pequod, freighted with savages, laden with fire, and burning a corpse, and plunging into that blackness of darkness, s ...
Both the ancestry and posterity of Grief go further than the ancestry and posterity of Joy.
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