Now, three to three, ye stand. Command the murderous chalices! (…)
Drink, ye harpooneers! Drink and swear, ye men that man the deathful whaleboat’s bow –
Death to Moby Dick!
God hunt us all, if we do not hunt Moby Dick to his death!
Hermann Melville, Moby-Dick; or: The Whale, Chapter 36 (The Quarter-Deck)