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- As strange misgrown masses gather in the knot-holes of the noblest oaks when prostrate, so from the points which the whale's eyes had once occupied, now protruded blind bulbs, horribly pitiable to see.Chapters 79-81 — The Prairie; The Nut; The Pequod Meets the Virgin (79% in)
- But this intensity of his physical prostration did but so much the more abbreviate it.Chapters 133-135 — The Chase—First Day; The Chase—Second Day; The Chase—Third Day (23% in)
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