1 I used to go a good deal after the accident, when I was first married; but after awhile I got to think it made 'em feel worse to see us.'
2 Anyhow, when she heard o the accident she came right in and stayed with Ethan over to the minister's, where they'd carried him.
3 Mattie was, before the accident; I never knew a sweeter nature.
4 But she met him by accident almost every day.
5 Perhaps he had had an accident, perhaps his horse had thrown him and he was lying helpless in some ditch.
6 See that amazing lower lip, pressed by accident against the vessel's side, so as firmly to embrace the jaw.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 75. The Right Whale's Head—Contrasted View.
7 Now, the people of the Pequod had been baling some time in this way; several tubs had been filled with the fragrant sperm; when all at once a queer accident happened.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 78. Cistern and Buckets.
8 Be it said, however, that the Sperm Whale is far less liable to this accident than any other species.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 81. The Pequod Meets The Virgin.
9 On the table beside her there was a basket of early summer flowers which the Pole had left after he heard of the accident.
10 Her marriage to Leonce Pontellier was purely an accident, in this respect resembling many other marriages which masquerade as the decrees of Fate.
11 She had pictured him seeking her at the very first hour, and he had lived under the same sky since day before yesterday; while only by accident had he stumbled upon her.
12 "I am destined to see you only by accident," she said, shoving the cat off the chair beside her.
13 But he had been killed in an elevator accident in Durham's.
14 It was dreadful that an accident of this sort, that no man can help, should have meant such suffering.
15 They had been overworked and underfed so long, and finally some disease had laid them on their backs; or they had cut themselves, and had blood poisoning, or met with some other accident.