An installment in any long running series that is widely held to be of notably poorer quality than the other installments. Often tied to the dislike of a specific arc, but can also befall episodic shows. In some cases, a new director takes over and pulls the series in a different direction ; this can give the impression of Seasonal Rot to those who liked the old way, but may also bring in new viewers who prefer it like this in other words, a change in tastes or audience. Sooner or later, if a show runs long enough, Seasonal Rot always sets in.
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Herman Melville born Melvill ; [a] August 1, — September 28, was an American novelist, short story writer, and poet of the American Renaissance period. Among his best-known works are Moby-Dick , Typee , a romanticized account of his experiences in Polynesia , and Billy Budd, Sailor , a posthumously published novella. Although his reputation was not high at the time of his death, the centennial of his birth in was the starting point of a Melville revival and Moby-Dick grew to be considered one of the great American novels. Melville was born in New York City, the third child of a prosperous merchant whose death in left the family in financial straits. He took to sea in as a common sailor on a merchant ship and then on the whaler Acushnet but he jumped ship in the Marquesas Islands.