Melville

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

“So you might disagree with me about polar bears."

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

"And, uh, the meaninglessness of eternity in the wrinkled face of that… biting monster."

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

"They think I’m wearing perfume. It’s just how I smell because I’m holy.”

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

“Well, let me at least mention the kind of floor I dance on in whatever country I come from.”

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

Uhm… we’re just goin’ down the slide into… [very long pause] whale city.

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

“He’s got so many frickin’ leftover harpoons in him, he looks like a pin cushion.”

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

Until your foot slips, and… horror… existential horror returns you to your body, the site of all horror.

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

Have you ever had anyone over for dinner? Then you have tasted what it is to be Caesar!

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

"Oh, Ahab! You’re so shaggy. You’re just an old, shaggy Nantucket… geezer."