Thinks I, Queequeg, under the circumstances, this is a very civilized overture; but, the truth is, these savages have an innate sense of delicacy, say what you will; it is marvellous how essentially polite they are.
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She has an innate musical talent that cannot be taught.
People have an innate capacity for evil as well as for good.