- Returning to the Spouter-Inn from the Chapel, I found Queequeg there quite alone; he having left the Chapel before the benediction some time.
- He said no more, but slowly waving a benediction, covered his face with his hands, and so remained kneeling, till all the people had departed, and he was left alone in the place.
- "Upon my soul, I am about of the same opinion; so give the benediction, Fleece, and I’ll away to my supper."
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- Mr. Stone had pronounced the benediction and was on his way to the front door when she went down the aisle to corner Herbert, who had remained behind to shut the windows.
Harper Lee -- Go Set a Watchman
- A benediction.
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