Dubliners by James Joyce
Well

Dublin The Sisters
An Encounter
Araby
Eveline
After the Race
Two Gallants
The Boarding House
A Little Cloud
Counterparts
Clay
A Painful Case
Ivy Day in the Committee Room
A Mother
Grace
The Dead

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There are 119 occurrences of the word:   well

[The Sisters] [37] "Well, so your old friend is gone, you'll be sorry to hear."
[The Sisters] [169] acquaintance before I knew him well.
[The Sisters] [223] "Ah, well, he's gone to a better world."
[The Sisters] [253] "Well, Miss Flynn, at any rate it must be a great comfort for you to
[An Encounter] [374] however well we fought, we never won siege or battle and all our
[An Encounter] [655] ought to be whipped and well whipped. When a boy was rough and
[An Encounter] [669] that there was nothing in this world he would like so well as that.
[Araby] [715] When the short days of winter came dusk fell before we had well
[Araby] [795] "It's well for you," she said.
[Eveline] [1027] where he had a home waiting for her. How well she remembered
[After the Race] [1146] seemed to be at present well above the level of successful
[After the Race] [1181] father agreed) was well worth knowing, even if he had not been
[After the Race] [1207] heart the inheritor of solid instincts knew well with what difficulty
[After the Race] [1246] well when he was dressed and, as he stood in the hall giving a last
[After the Race] [1293] very well what the talk was about. Villona and Riviere were the
[Two Gallants] [1392] "Well!... That takes the biscuit!"
[Two Gallants] [1470] "Well... tell me, Corley, I suppose you'll be able to pull it off all
[Two Gallants] [1500] But Lenehan could well believe it; he nodded gravely.
[Two Gallants] [1600] "O ... A look at her?" said Corley, more amiably. "Well... I'll tell
[Two Gallants] [1755] friend's situation as well as those of his own. But the memory of
[Two Gallants] [1804] "Well?" he said. "Did it come off?"
[The Boarding House] [1942] There must be reparation made in such case. It is all very well for
[The Boarding House] [1960] well. She knew he had a good screw for one thing and she
[The Boarding House] [2019] remembered well, with the curious patient memory of the celibate,
[The Boarding House] [2038] to kiss. He remembered well her eyes, the touch of her hand and
[The Boarding House] [2072] that sort of a game on with his sister he'd bloody well put his teeth
[A Little Cloud] [2107] at once by his travelled air, his well-cut tweed suit, and fearless
[A Little Cloud] [2258] good fellow.... Well, and how have you been pulling along since I
[A Little Cloud] [2288] "Ah well," said Ignatius Gallaher, cheerfully, "here's to us and to
[A Little Cloud] [2394] "Well... all right."
[A Little Cloud] [2418] "Ah, well," said Ignatius Gallaher, "here we are in old jog- along
[A Little Cloud] [2424] Well," said Ignatius Gallaher, "it's a relaxation to come over here,
[A Little Cloud] [2440] "Well, Tommy," he said, "I wish you and yours every joy in life,
[A Little Cloud] [2483] "Very well," said Little Chandler, "the next time you come we
[A Little Cloud] [2498] "Very well, then," said Ignatius Gallaher, "let us have another one
[A Little Cloud] [2560] the woman and the cash. You don't believe it? Well, I know it.
[Counterparts] [2758] well be talking to the wall as talking to you. Understand once for
[Counterparts] [2838] Well, you better look sharp and get a copy of our correspondence
[Clay] [3258] well though, of course, she had the notions of a common woman.
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [3915] "Well, Mat," he said to Mr. O'Connor, "how goes it?"
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4024] "Well? How does he stand?"
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4077] "It'll be all right when King Eddie comes," he said. "Well boys, I'm
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4228] "Well, I couldn't go over while he was talking to Alderman
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4301] "Ah, well, he's not so bad after all. He's as good as his word,
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4312] loan of him. He means well, you know, in his own tinpot way."
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4344] "Well, I did a good day's work today," said Mr. Henchy, after a
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4413] "Well, I got Parkes for one, and I got Atkinson for two, and got
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4441] means well by us. He's a jolly fine decent fellow, if you ask me,
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4576] And on that day may Erin well
[A Mother] [4658] in the language movement. Mrs. Kearney was well content at this.
[A Mother] [4719] "Well now, ladies and gentlemen. I suppose we'd better open the
[A Mother] [4787] well to tell her husband part of her suspicions. He listened
[A Mother] [4818] "Ah, well! We did our best, the dear knows."
[A Mother] [4875] They were both well dressed, stout and complacent and they
[A Mother] [5043] to the second tenor who said he thought she had not been well
[Grace] [5236] an outsider. The injured man said again as well as he could.
[Grace] [5262] The other leaned over the well of the car and peered into Mr.
[Grace] [5316] domestic quarrels, as well as many small, but opportune loans,
[Grace] [5369] well-fed man, who was dressed smartly in a frock-coat and
[Grace] [5420] brief immersions in the waters of general philosophy. He was well
[Grace] [5448] "Well, I'm not seventy," said the invalid.
[Grace] [5484] "Ah, well, all's well that ends well."
[Grace] [5525] and he had missed each other. His friends, who knew quite well
[Grace] [5529] "All's well that ends well."
[Grace] [5678] "You see, we may as well all admit we're a nice collection of
[Grace] [5704] length. "They're an educated order. I believe they mean well, too."
[Grace] [5711] well done and no flies about, you go to a Jesuit. They're the boyos
[Grace] [5800] on the Pope, the late Pope. I remember it well. Upon my word it
[Grace] [5809] genuinely moved, tell you the God's truth--and I remember well
[Grace] [5811] said, but our belief is the same. Struck me as very well put."
[Grace] [5925] "Well, you know," said Mr. M'Coy, "isn't the photograph
[Grace] [5986] "Well, this great German cardinal, whatever his name was, was
[Grace] [6048] "Well, Mrs. Kernan, we're going to make your man here a good
[Grace] [6117] were all well dressed and orderly. The light of the lamps of the
[Grace] [6122] and laid their hats in security. They sat well back and gazed
[Grace] [6132] well received, he had desisted. Even he was sensible of the
[Grace] [6205] "Well, I have verified my accounts. I find all well."
[Grace] [6210] "Well, I have looked into my accounts. I find this wrong and this
[The Dead] [6220] scamper along the bare hallway to let in another guest. It was well
[The Dead] [6250] believed in eating well; the best of everything: diamond-bone
[The Dead] [6252] seldom made a mistake in the orders, so that she got on well with
[The Dead] [6354] "Well, thank you, sir."
[The Dead] [6540] "Well, you see, I'm like the famous Mrs. Cassidy, who is reported
[The Dead] [6639] glass of whisky while Freddy Malins exploded, before he had well
[The Dead] [6644] well as his fit of laughter would allow him.
[The Dead] [6723] "Well, I'm ashamed of you," said Miss Ivors frankly. "To say you'd
[The Dead] [6771] "Well, you know, every year I go for a cycling tour with some
[The Dead] [6776] "Well, we usually go to France or Belgium or perhaps Germany,"
[The Dead] [6782] "Well," said Gabriel, "it's partly to keep in touch with the
[The Dead] [6788] "Well," said Gabriel, "if it comes to that, you know, Irish is not my
[The Dead] [6947] well, never. No, I never heard your voice so good as it is tonight.
[The Dead] [6963] "Well, Browne, if you're serious you might make a worse
[The Dead] [6964] discovery. All I can say is I never heard her sing half so well as
[The Dead] [6986] "Well, isn't it for the honour of God, Aunt Kate?" asked Mary Jane,
[The Dead] [7055] suppers and don't mind me. I'm quite well able to take care of
[The Dead] [7058] "Well, you're the comical girl, Molly," said Mrs. Conroy frankly.
[The Dead] [7104] liked nothing better than to find himself at the head of a well-laden
[The Dead] [7140] When everyone had been well served Gabriel said, smiling:
[The Dead] [7148] "Very well," said Gabriel amiably, as he took another preparatory
[The Dead] [7194] "Oh, well," said Mr. Bartell D'Arcy, "I presume there are as good
[The Dead] [7235] "Well, I hope, Miss Morkan," said Mr. Browne, "that I'm brown
[The Dead] [7275] do them as well as a coffin?"
[The Dead] [7535] "Well, glue or starch," said Gabriel, "the old gentleman had a horse
[The Dead] [7538] mill. That was all very well; but now comes the tragic part about
[The Dead] [7574] with his hat well back on his head and his shoulders humped with
[The Dead] [7608] "Well, drive bang up against Trinity College gates," said Mr.
[The Dead] [7645] "Well, isn't Freddy terrible?" said Mary Jane. "He's really terrible."
[The Dead] [7740] "Well, good-night, Aunt Kate, and thanks for the pleasant
[The Dead] [7794] just as well. He might have answered rudely.
[The Dead] [7931] "Well, poor fellow, he's a decent sort of chap, after all," continued
[The Dead] [7991] length, his broad, well-filled shirt-front, the face whose expression
[The Dead] [8064] as a pennyboy for his aunts, a nervous, well-meaning
[The Dead] [8111] "Well; and then?" asked Gabriel.
[The Dead] [8132] his eyes as well as well! He was standing at the end of the wall