By some tacit consent, throughout the voyage little or no allusion was made to it, especially by the mates.
But in his joy at the enchanted, tacit acquiescence of the mate, Ahab did not hear his foreboding invocation; nor yet the low laugh from the hold; nor yet the presaging vibrations of the winds in the cordage; nor yet the hollow flap of the sails against the masts, as for a moment their hearts sank in.
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There was a tacit understanding that Jessica would play good cop and Tyler would play bad cop.