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1  This is the reason why most dyspeptic religionists cherish such melancholy notions about their hereafters.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 17. The Ramadan.
2  I cherished no malice towards him, though he had been skylarking with me not a little in the matter of my bedfellow.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. Breakfast.
3  If they but knew it, almost all men in their degree, some time or other, cherish very nearly the same feelings towards the ocean with me.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. Loomings.
4  Why it is that all Merchant-seamen, and also all Pirates and Man-of-War's men, and Slave-ship sailors, cherish such a scornful feeling towards Whale-ships; this is a question it would be hard to answer.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 53. The Gam.
5  Still, looking round me again, and seeing no possible chance of spending a sufferable night unless in some other person's bed, I began to think that after all I might be cherishing unwarrantable prejudices against this unknown harpooneer.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
6  But this only the more affected some of them, because most mariners cherish a very superstitious feeling about seals, arising not only from their peculiar tones when in distress, but also from the human look of their round heads and semi-intelligent faces, seen peeringly uprising from the water alongside.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 126. The Life-Buoy.
7  Small reason was there to doubt, then, that ever since that almost fatal encounter, Ahab had cherished a wild vindictiveness against the whale, all the more fell for that in his frantic morbidness he at last came to identify with him, not only all his bodily woes, but all his intellectual and spiritual exasperations.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 41. Moby Dick.
8  The first time Stubb lowered with him, Pip evinced much nervousness; but happily, for that time, escaped close contact with the whale; and therefore came off not altogether discreditably; though Stubb observing him, took care, afterwards, to exhort him to cherish his courageousness to the utmost, for he might often find it needful.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 93. The Castaway.
9  I have forgotten to mention that, in many things, Queequeg placed great confidence in the excellence of Yojo's judgment and surprising forecast of things; and cherished Yojo with considerable esteem, as a rather good sort of god, who perhaps meant well enough upon the whole, but in all cases did not succeed in his benevolent designs.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.