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1  My boy, my own boy is among them.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 128. The Pequod Meets The Rachel.
2  Here, boy; Ahab's cabin shall be Pip's home henceforth, while Ahab lives.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 125. The Log and Line.
3  And poor little Flask, he was the youngest son, and little boy of this weary family party.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 34. The Cabin-Table.
4  Oh, boy, nor will I thee, unless I should thereby drag thee to worse horrors than are here.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 125. The Log and Line.
5  Thou touchest my inmost centre, boy; thou art tied to me by cords woven of my heart-strings.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 125. The Log and Line.
6  But once gone through, we trace the round again; and are infants, boys, and men, and Ifs eternally.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 114. The Gilder.
7  But in all vessels this broom business is the prescriptive province of the boys, if boys there be aboard.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 54. The Town-Ho's Story.
8  And more than all, if just previous to putting your hand into the tar-pot, you have been lording it as a country schoolmaster, making the tallest boys stand in awe of you.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. Loomings.
9  Mrs. Hussey soon appeared, with a mustard-pot in one hand and a vinegar-cruet in the other, having just broken away from the occupation of attending to the castors, and scolding her little black boy meantime.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 17. The Ramadan.
10  "Pull, pull, my good boys," said Starbuck, in the lowest possible but intensest concentrated whisper to his men; while the sharp fixed glance from his eyes darted straight ahead of the bow, almost seemed as two visible needles in two unerring binnacle compasses.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 48. The First Lowering.
11  The fact is, boys, that sword-fish only began the job; he's come back again with a gang of ship-carpenters, saw-fish, and file-fish, and what not; and the whole posse of 'em are now hard at work cutting and slashing at the bottom; making improvements, I suppose.'
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 54. The Town-Ho's Story.
12  This way and that her yards were swung round; starboard and larboard, she continued to tack; now she beat against a head sea; and again it pushed her before it; while all the while, her masts and yards were thickly clustered with men, as three tall cherry trees, when the boys are cherrying among the boughs.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 128. The Pequod Meets The Rachel.
13  Nor does it at all diminish the curiousness of this matter, that to many thousands of our rural boys and young men born along its line, the probationary life of the Grand Canal furnishes the sole transition between quietly reaping in a Christian corn-field, and recklessly ploughing the waters of the most barbaric seas.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 54. The Town-Ho's Story.