Secondly: The ship Union, also of Nantucket, was in the year totally lost off the Azores by a similar onset, but the authentic particulars of this catastrophe
I have never chanced to encounter, though from the whale hunters I have now and then heard casual allusions to it.
That infernal girl must have given the signal for some catastrophe
Like the Odyssey, it has a double thread of plot, and also an opposite catastrophe
for the good and for the bad.
Oh," cried Eugenie, "you are a bad physiognomist, if you imagine I deplore on my own account the catastrophe
of which you warn me.
, hinting, what the pedlar had discovered in his own dealings with him, that he was a crusty old fellow, as close as a vice.
The simplest words must intimate, but not portray, the unutterable horror of the catastrophe
It seemed to me that all the things I had known ought to have come down with a crash at the moment of the final catastrophe
on the Spanish coast.
I should have been glad if he had fallen in love with Miss Bordereau's maid or, failing this, had taken her in aversion; either event might have brought about some kind of catastrophe
, and a catastrophe
might have led to some parley.
The disappearance of the Beauforts would leave a considerable void in their compact little circle; and those who were too ignorant or too careless to shudder at the moral catastrophe
bewailed in advance the loss of the best ball-room in New York.
He felt that the condition he was in could not continue long, that a catastrophe
was coming which would change his whole life, and he impatiently sought everywhere for signs of that approaching catastrophe
It was then that the catastrophe
indeed to the crew of the Vanator and the kingdom of Gathol.
But to arrange this without catastrophe
would need skill and tact; interference from any outside source would be fatal, and Francis meant to interfere