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1  The ineffaceable, sad birth-mark in the brow of man, is but the stamp of sorrow in the signers.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 106. Ahab's Leg.
2  But this same bone is not in the tail; it is in the head, which is a sad mistake for a sagacious lawyer like Prynne.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 90. Heads or Tails.
3  But with the whale, these two sashes are separately inserted, making two distinct windows, but sadly impairing the view.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 74. The Sperm Whale's Head—Contrasted View.
4  There seemed but little in the words, but the tone conveyed more of deep helpless sadness than the insane old man had ever before evinced.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 52. The Albatross.
5  Both are massive enough in all conscience; but there is a certain mathematical symmetry in the Sperm Whale's which the Right Whale's sadly lacks.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 74. The Sperm Whale's Head—Contrasted View.
6  In the British Greenland Fishery, under the corrupted title of Specksioneer, this old Dutch official is still retained, but his former dignity is sadly abridged.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 33. The Specksnyder.
7  "The harpoon is not yet forged that ever will do that," answered the other, sadly glancing upon a rounded hammock on the deck, whose gathered sides some noiseless sailors were busy in sewing together.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 131. The Pequod Meets The Delight.
8  He has but one picture of whaling scenes, and this is a sad deficiency, because it is by such pictures only, when at all well done, that you can derive anything like a truthful idea of the living whale as seen by his living hunters.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 56. Of the Less Erroneous Pictures of Whales, and ...