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. American novelist short story writer essayist and poet

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Quote Left How it is I know not; but there is no place like a bed for confidential disclosures between friends. Man and wife, they say, there open the very bottom of their souls to each other; and some old couples often lie and chat over old times till nearly morning. Thus, then, in our hearts honeymoon, lay I and Queequeg -- a cozy, loving pair. Quote Right
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Quote Left Traveling takes the ink out of one's pen as well as the cash out of one's purse. Quote Right
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Quote Left Why, ever since Adam, who has got to the meaning of this great allegory -- the world? Then we pygmies must be content to have out paper allegories but ill comprehended. Quote Right
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Quote Left Life's a voyage that's homeward bound. Quote Right
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Quote Left At my years, and with my disposition, or rather, constitution, one gets to care less and less for everything except downright good feeling. Li... Quote Right
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