„Moby-Dick Zitat der Woche“ No.25

stamp-02And that harpoon- so like a corkscrew now- was flung in Javan seas, and run away with by a whale, years afterwards slain off the Cape of Blanco. The original iron entered nigh the tail, and, like a restless needle sojourning in the body of a man, travelled full forty feet, and at last was found imbedded in the hump.

Herman Melville: Moby-Dick or The Whale

Melville war ein Fachmann!