But when, some year or two afterwards, Moby Dick was fairly sighted
from the mast-heads, Macey, the chief mate, burned with ardor to encounter him; and the captain himself being not unwilling to let him have the opportunity, despite all the archangel's denunciations and forewarnings, Macey succeeded in persuading five men to man his boat.
There was a yell as soon as they were sighted
, men and women rushing out of houses and saloons as they galloped by.
That blast only means that he has been sighted
from the signal- station.
the old boat arter dark, and the light a-shining in the winder.
So spake the false dissembler unperceivd; For neither Man nor Angel can discern Hypocrisie, the only evil that walks Invisible, except to God alone, By his permissive will, through Heav'n and Earth: And oft though wisdom wake, suspicion sleeps At wisdoms Gate, and to simplicitie Resigns her charge, while goodness thinks no ill Where no ill seems: Which now for once beguil'd URIEL, though Regent of the Sun, and held The sharpest sighted
Spirit of all in Heav'n; Who to the fraudulent Impostor foule In his uprightness answer thus returnd.
This land that we have sighted
is the place we have been sailing for.
But Commander Farragut would not lose a day nor an hour in scouring the seas in which the animal had been sighted
But if you have sighted
it on the expected bearing, then that Landfall is good.
The rifle, like all expresses, was only sighted
to three hundred and fifty yards, so to allow for the drop in trajectory I took him half-way down the neck, which ought, I calculated, to find him in the chest.