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Dialogue:  "What are you knotting there, my man?" "The knot," was the brief reply,  without looking up. "So it seems; but what is it for?" "For some one else to undo," muttered  the old man . . . Humor:  Fie, fie, Jack of the Beach! you are a child indeed; a child of the second  childhood, old boy; you are beginning to dote and drule, I'm afraid. Parallelism:  . . . in the black he saw a headsman, and in the white a man at the  block. Aphorism:  Ah, this slavery breeds ugly passions in man. Euphony:  Presently the ship's bell sounded two o'clock; and through the cabin  windows a slight rippling of the sea was discerned; and from the desired direction. Cacophony:  "Confound the faithful fellow," thought Captain Delano; "what a  vexatious coincidence." Conceit:  . . . there's  Rover;  good dog; a white bone in her mouth. A pretty big bone 
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course ENG 1320 taught by Professor Bost during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.

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