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1  Thinks I, Captain Peleg must have been drinking something to-day.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 22. Merry Christmas.
2  At the same foam-fountain, Queequeg seemed to drink and reel with me.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 13. Wheelbarrow.
3  Thank him heartily; but tell him it's against my principles to drink with the man I've diddled.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 91. The Pequod Meets The Rose-Bud.
4  We'll drink to-night with hearts as light, To love, as gay and fleeting As bubbles that swim, on the beaker's brim, And break on the lips while meeting.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 39. First Night Watch.
5  Yet Dives himself, he too lives like a Czar in an ice palace made of frozen sighs, and being a president of a temperance society, he only drinks the tepid tears of orphans.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. The Carpet-Bag.
6  Clear old prime Nantucket water; which, when three years afloat, the Nantucketer, in the Pacific, prefers to drink before the brackish fluid, but yesterday rafted off in casks, from the Peruvian or Indian streams.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 87. The Grand Armada.
7  The English were preceded in the whale fishery by the Hollanders, Zealanders, and Danes; from whom they derived many terms still extant in the fishery; and what is yet more, their fat old fashions, touching plenty to eat and drink.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 101. The Decanter.
8  So that for an hour or more, a thousand fathoms in the sea, he carries a surplus stock of vitality in him, just as the camel crossing the waterless desert carries a surplus supply of drink for future use in its four supplementary stomachs.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 85. The Fountain.
9  Few are the foreheads which like Shakespeare's or Melancthon's rise so high, and descend so low, that the eyes themselves seem clear, eternal, tideless mountain lakes; and all above them in the forehead's wrinkles, you seem to track the antlered thoughts descending there to drink, as the Highland hunters track the snow prints of the deer.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 79. The Prairie.