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1  Quitting the good city of old Manhatto, I duly arrived in New Bedford.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. The Carpet-Bag.
2  In fact, you would a good deal rather not sleep with your own brother.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
3  Bildad, thou used to be good at sharpening a lance, mend that pen, will ye.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
4  I was a good Christian; born and bred in the bosom of the infallible Presbyterian Church.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 10. A Bosom Friend.
5  However, a good laugh is a mighty good thing, and rather too scarce a good thing; the more's the pity.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. Breakfast.
6  The bar-room was now full of the boarders who had been dropping in the night previous, and whom I had not as yet had a good look at.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. Breakfast.
7  In a few moments the savoury steam came forth again, but with a different flavor, and in good time a fine cod-chowder was placed before us.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 15. Chowder.
8  People in Nantucket invest their money in whaling vessels, the same way that you do yours in approved state stocks bringing in good interest.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
9  To be sure, it might be nothing but a good coat of tropical tanning; but I never heard of a hot sun's tanning a white man into a purplish yellow one.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
10  Whether that mattress was stuffed with corn-cobs or broken crockery, there is no telling, but I rolled about a good deal, and could not sleep for a long time.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
11  But seeing that it was not at all limber, and that it glistened a good deal like polished ebony, I concluded that it must be nothing but a wooden idol, which indeed it proved to be.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
12  So, if any one man, in his own proper person, afford stuff for a good joke to anybody, let him not be backward, but let him cheerfully allow himself to spend and be spent in that way.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. Breakfast.
13  And, after signing the papers, off I went; nothing doubting but that I had done a good morning's work, and that the Pequod was the identical ship that Yojo had provided to carry Queequeg and me round the Cape.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
14  At last I slid off into a light doze, and had pretty nearly made a good offing towards the land of Nod, when I heard a heavy footfall in the passage, and saw a glimmer of light come into the room from under the door.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
15  These reflections just here are occasioned by the circumstance that after we were all seated at the table, and I was preparing to hear some good stories about whaling; to my no small surprise, nearly every man maintained a profound silence.
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16  Holding a light in one hand, and that identical New Zealand head in the other, the stranger entered the room, and without looking towards the bed, placed his candle a good way off from me on the floor in one corner, and then began working away at the knotted cords of the large bag I before spoke of as being in the room.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
17  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.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
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