One of the wild suggestions referred to, as at last coming to be linked with the White Whale in the minds of the superstitiously inclined, was the unearthly conceit.


And not only that, but they looked embarrassed. Yes, here were a set of sea-dogs, many of whom without the slightest bashfulness had boarded great whales on the high seas entire strangers to them and duelled them dead without winking.


These reflections just here are occasioned by the circumstance that after we were all seated at the table, and I was preparing to hear some good stories about whaling; to my no small surprise, nearly every man maintained a profound silence.


Mi direbbe: tu sei matta. E in più starebbero sulle loro.. Ma la macchina fotografica dà una specie di licenza.


Italia, fiore di vita// donna radice, donna respiro donna creatrice/ selvatico stare ,in bilico, mai concluso mai in posa,mai composto/ silenzioso fare, intatto pensiero/ spavalda certezza, della scorticata via per amare Monica Morini 


Ero ossessionata da questa città, come se non avessi potuto vivere un giorno ancora senza andarci.