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1  And lift me deepening down to doom.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 9. The Sermon.
2  I thought the bumpkin's hour of doom was come.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 13. Wheelbarrow.
3  Meantime, Gabriel, ascending to the main-royal mast-head, was tossing one arm in frantic gestures, and hurling forth prophecies of speedy doom to the sacrilegious assailants of his divinity.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 71. The Jeroboam's Story.
4  He was in Radney the chief mate's watch; and as if the infatuated man sought to run more than half way to meet his doom, after the scene at the rigging, he insisted, against the express counsel of the captain, upon resuming the head of his watch at night.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 54. The Town-Ho's Story.
5  For you see no one point precisely; not one distinct feature is revealed; no nose, eyes, ears, or mouth; no face; he has none, proper; nothing but that one broad firmament of a forehead, pleated with riddles; dumbly lowering with the doom of boats, and ships, and men.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 79. The Prairie.
6  Dragged into Stubb's boat with blood-shot, blinded eyes, the white brine caking in his wrinkles; the long tension of Ahab's bodily strength did crack, and helplessly he yielded to his body's doom: for a time, lying all crushed in the bottom of Stubb's boat, like one trodden under foot of herds of elephants.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 133. The Chase—First Day.
7  As we have seen, God came upon him in the whale, and swallowed him down to living gulfs of doom, and with swift slantings tore him along 'into the midst of the seas,' where the eddying depths sucked him ten thousand fathoms down, and 'the weeds were wrapped about his head,' and all the watery world of woe bowled over him.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 9. The Sermon.