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Moby Dick
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  • In their gamesome but still serious way, one whispers to the other—"Jack, he’s robbed a widow;" or, "Joe, do you mark him; he’s a bigamist;" or, "Harry lad, I guess he’s the adulterer that broke jail in old Gomorrah, or belike, one of the missing murderers from Sodom."

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  • In my mind, I was not wedded to the island, nor would I be guilty of bigamy if I went home to Barbara each night.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • "Sure you’re not a bigamist, on the quiet, like?"
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander

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