But the Pequod was only making a passage now; not regularly cruising; nearly all whaling preparatives needing supervision the mates were fully competent to, so that there was little or nothing, out of himself, to employ or excite Ahab, now; and thus chase away
, for that one interval, the clouds that layer upon layer were piled upon his brow, as ever all clouds choose the loftiest peaks to pile themselves upon.
Then, addressing me as if to chase away
some sorrowful thought:
Come, juice of the grape, and chase away
From the dim woods on either bank, Night's ghostly army, the grey shadows, creep out with noiseless tread to chase away
the lingering rear- guard of the light, and pass, with noiseless, unseen feet, above the waving river-grass, and through the sighing rushes; and Night, upon her sombre throne, folds her black wings above the darkening world, and, from her phantom palace, lit by the pale stars, reigns in stillness.
And could not such words from her whom I fondly prized before every other gift of fortune suffice to chase away
the fiend that lurked in my heart?
To chase away
the gloom, the family threw pine branches on their fire, till the dry leaves crackled and the flame arose, discovering once again a scene of peace and humble happiness.
Standing motionless beside her, Genevieve held in her hand a branch which Stephanie had doubtless climbed a tall poplar to obtain, and the poor idiot was gently waving it above her sleeping companion, to chase away
the flies and cool the atmosphere.
When the deputies returned without an explanation, or even venturing to demand one, she, with the calm energy of her character, determined to chase away
the strange cloud that appeared to be settling round Mr.
The boy's throat had been cut and local reports said a man had confessed to the killing "to chase away
the evil spirits" from his sick son after seeking advice from a village shaman.
It's one of the greatest honours of parenthood - to gather your baby in your arms in the darkness and chase away
Footprints in the snow White sheets like drifts Sliding cars and black ice And the price of petrol is coming down I see the spring shoots They are holding back to bloom The election campaign is in full swing And dreams are unfolding true Wind and snow Are knocking at doors and windows Love can chase away
the fear Move on and hold on to faith And there is lots of good news about So let's celebrate and smile.
Previous efforts to rid a public beach of geese in Ontario have failed, so Ottawa officials are shelling out $30,000 for a drone to chase away
the unwanted birds.