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The Daily Dick: Musings on the Greatest Novel Ever

"Warmest climes but nurse the cruelest fangs: the tiger of Bengal crouches in spiced groves of ceaseless verdure."


Musing: The idea that behind all beauty lurks danger is rampant throughout Moby-Dick. Many times Melville uses nature as the beauty that hides danger. I love this line.

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