Dubliners by James Joyce

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

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[The Sisters] [120] disturbed to find myself at check. Had he not been dead I would
[The Sisters] [130] been these constant showers of snuff which gave his ancient
[The Sisters] [141] sensation of freedom as if I had been freed from something by his
[The Sisters] [174] lamp of antique fashion. I felt that I had been very far away, in
[The Sisters] [181] clouds. Nannie received us in the hall; and, as it would have been
[The Sisters] [193] like pale thin flames. He had been coffined. Nannie gave the lead
[An Encounter] [462] When I had been sitting there for five or ten minutes I saw
[An Encounter] [508] had been scantily dosed to me at school gradually taking substance
[An Encounter] [522] black. The only sailor whose eyes could have been called green
[Araby] [703] drawing-room. Air, musty from having been long enclosed, hung
[Araby] [711] the late tenant's rusty bicycle-pump. He had been a very charitable
[Araby] [825] When I came home to dinner my uncle had not yet been home.
[Eveline] [957] have been rather happy then. Her father was not so bad then; and
[Eveline] [972] Alacoque. He had been a school friend of her father. Whenever he
[Eveline] [997] mother had been. Even now, though she was over nineteen, she
[Eveline] [1019] children who had been left to hr charge went to school regularly
[Eveline] [1038] used to call her Poppens out of fun. First of all it had been an
[Eveline] [1042] Canada. He told her the names of the ships he had been on and the
[Eveline] [1057] father. Ernest had been her favourite but she liked Harry too. Her
[Eveline] [1060] been laid up for a day, he had read her out a ghost story and made
[Eveline] [1074] melancholy air of Italy. The organ-player had been ordered to go
[Eveline] [1103] steaming towards Buenos Ayres. Their passage had been booked.
[After the Race] [1140] finished solidly; they had been placed second and third and the
[After the Race] [1166] money many times over. He had also been fortunate enough to
[After the Race] [1174] circles. Then he had been sent for a term to Cambridge to see a
[After the Race] [1181] father agreed) was well worth knowing, even if he had not been
[After the Race] [1198] Jimmy's excitement. He had been seen by many of his friends that
[After the Race] [1208] it had been got together. This knowledge had previously kept his
[After the Race] [1210] been so conscious of the labour latent in money when there had
[After the Race] [1211] been question merely of some freak of the higher intelligence, how
[After the Race] [1219] business matters and in this case it had been his father who had
[After the Race] [1242] In Jimmy's house this dinner had been pronounced an occasion. A
[After the Race] [1265] tongues had been loosened. Villona, with immense respect, began
[After the Race] [1277] glass to Humanity and, when the toast had been drunk, he threw
[After the Race] [1325] clapping of hands when he sat down. It must have been a good
[Two Gallants] [1401] was tired for he had been talking all the afternoon in a
[Two Gallants] [1635] ragged black boa. The ends of her tulle collarette had been
[Two Gallants] [1697] had been followed by a pause of talk. His face was heated. To
[Two Gallants] [1733] Street. At this Lenehan said that he had been with Mac the night
[The Boarding House] [1891] persistent silence could not be misunderstood. There had been no
[The Boarding House] [1916] before with Polly. Things were as she had suspected: she had been
[The Boarding House] [1917] frank in her questions and Polly had been frank in her answers.
[The Boarding House] [1918] Both had been somewhat awkward, of course. She had been made
[The Boarding House] [1920] fashion or to seem to have connived and Polly had been made
[The Boarding House] [1953] like the others. If it had been Mr. Sheridan or Mr. Meade or
[The Boarding House] [1954] Bantam Lyons her task would have been much harder. She did not
[The Boarding House] [1956] something of the affair; details had been invented by some.
[The Boarding House] [1957] Besides, he had been employed for thirteen years in a great
[The Boarding House] [1969] made two attempts to shave but his hand had been so unsteady that
[The Boarding House] [1970] he had been obliged to desist. Three days' reddish beard fringed his
[The Boarding House] [2023] had been blown out by a gust. It was her bath night. She wore a
[The Boarding House] [2068] Polly. The reunion had been almost broken up on account of Jack's
[The Boarding House] [2101] Then she remembered what she had been waiting for.
[A Little Cloud] [2113] Little Chandler's thoughts ever since lunch-time had been of his
[A Little Cloud] [2141] sat in the little room off the hall, he had been tempted to take one
[A Little Cloud] [2160] He had never been in Corless's but he knew the value of the name.
[A Little Cloud] [2258] good fellow.... Well, and how have you been pulling along since I
[A Little Cloud] [2312] want to knock about a bit in the world. Have you never been
[A Little Cloud] [2315] "I've been to the Isle of Man," said Little Chandler.
[A Little Cloud] [2340] "I've been to the Moulin Rouge," Ignatius Gallaher continued when
[A Little Cloud] [2341] the barman had removed their glasses, "and I've been to all the
[Counterparts] [2775] he had been unaware of the man's presence till that moment, he
[Counterparts] [2821] of February and the lamps in Eustace Street had been lit. The man
[Counterparts] [2829] "Mr. Alleyne has been calling for you," said the chief clerk
[Counterparts] [2933] that his position was bad enough. He had been obliged to offer an
[Counterparts] [2945] had been the beginning of it. He might have tried Higgins for the
[Counterparts] [3070] at having been defeated by such a stripling.
[Counterparts] [3108] lost his reputation as a strong man, having been defeated twice by
[Clay] [3188] that they had been cut into long thick even slices and were ready to
[Clay] [3352] been a very overbearing person to deal with. Joe said he wasn't so
[A Painful Case] [3447] bookcase had been made in an alcove by means of shelves of
[A Painful Case] [3461] advertisement for Bile Beans had been pasted on to the first sheet.
[A Painful Case] [3464] overripe apple which might have been left there and forgotten.
[A Painful Case] [3482] He had been for many years cashier of a private bank in Baggot
[A Painful Case] [3515] younger than himself. Her face, which must have been handsome,
[A Painful Case] [3658] James Lennon, driver of the engine, stated that he had been in the
[A Painful Case] [3682] the head had been injured in the fall. The injuries were not
[A Painful Case] [3684] opinion, had been probably due to shock and sudden failure of the
[A Painful Case] [3692] been in the habit of crossing the lines late at night from platform to
[A Painful Case] [3699] arrived only that morning from Rotterdam. They had been married
[A Painful Case] [3703] Miss Mary Sinico said that of late her mother had been in the habit
[A Painful Case] [3733] had been unfit to live, without any strength of purpose, an easy
[A Painful Case] [3734] prey to habits, one of the wrecks on which civilisation has been
[A Painful Case] [3769] must have been, sitting night after night alone in that room. His
[A Painful Case] [3788] had been outcast from life's feast. One human being had seemed to
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [3854] Mr. O'Connor had been engaged by Tierney's agent to canvass one
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [3858] caretaker. They had been sitting thus since e short day had grown
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4082] who had been staring moodily into the fire, called out suddenly:
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4399] had been a canvasser for Wilkins, the Conservative, but when the
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4402] been engaged to work for Mr. Tiemey.
[A Mother] [4601] been walking up and down Dublin for nearly a month, with his
[A Mother] [4608] Miss Devlin had become Mrs. Kearney out of spite. She had been
[A Mother] [4838] been awarded a bronze medal. He was extremely nervous and
[A Mother] [4981] The baritone had not seen her but he had been told that she was
[A Mother] [5006] looked as if she had been resurrected from an old stage-wardrobe
[A Mother] [5022] He had been paid his money and wished to be at peace with men.
[A Mother] [5039] that if she had been a man. But she would see that her daughter got
[A Mother] [5043] to the second tenor who said he thought she had not been well
[Grace] [5268] minute piece of the tongue seemed to have been bitten off. The
[Grace] [5277] believed in the dignity of its calling. He had never been seen in the
[Grace] [5311] alls of it. He's been drinking since Friday."
[Grace] [5385] breakfast. There were worse husbands. He had never been violent
[Grace] [5402] disclosed to Mrs. Kernan in the parlour. The idea been Mr.
[Grace] [5404] Mr. Kernan came of Protestant stock and, though he had been
[Grace] [5406] not been in the pale of the Church for twenty years. He was fond,
[Grace] [5419] association with cases in the police courts, had been tempered by
[Grace] [5424] When the plot had been disclosed to her, Mrs. Kernan had said:
[Grace] [5454] Mr. M'Coy had been at one time a tenor of some reputation. His
[Grace] [5455] wife, who had been a soprano, still taught young children to play
[Grace] [5456] the piano at low terms. His line of life had not been the shortest
[Grace] [5457] distance between two points and for short periods he had been
[Grace] [5458] driven to live by his wits. He had been a clerk in the Midland
[Grace] [5524] his friends to think there had been some mistake, that Mr. Harford
[Grace] [5536] "O, only for him," said Mr. Power, "it might have been a case of
[Grace] [5554] than he resented the fact that he had been victimised he resented
[Grace] [5745] "Of course I'm right," said Mr. Cunningham. "I haven't been in the
[Grace] [6003] moment John MacHale, who had been arguing and arguing against
[Grace] [6131] tried unsuccessfully to make comic remarks. As these had not been
[Grace] [6143] Kernan's, who had been at one time a considerable commercial
[Grace] [6145] began to feel more at home. His hat, which had been rehabilitated
[The Dead] [6241] Haddington Road. She had been through the Academy and gave a
[The Dead] [6417] whose admiring and happy eyes had been wandering from her
[The Dead] [6601] high key at a story which he had been telling Gabriel on the stairs
[The Dead] [6665] kind of work had been taught for one year. His mother had worked
[The Dead] [6738] careers had been parallel, first at the University and then as
[The Dead] [6827] like her son's and she stuttered slightly. She had been told that
[The Dead] [6832] and that the captain had been most attentive to her. She spoke also
[The Dead] [6907] been any ill-feeling between them until that night. It unnerved him
[The Dead] [7121] sauce had always been good enough for her and she hoped she
[The Dead] [7140] When everyone had been well served Gabriel said, smiling:
[The Dead] [7208] "For me," said Aunt Kate, who had been picking a bone, "there
[The Dead] [7240] had been left for him. Freddy Malins also took a stalk of celery and
[The Dead] [7241] ate it with his pudding. He had been told that celery was a capital
[The Dead] [7243] Malins, who had been silent all through the supper, said that her
[The Dead] [7327] board. It is not the first time that we have been the recipients--or
[The Dead] [7410] gifted with perennial youth and whose singing must have been a
[The Dead] [7475] "He has been laid on here like the gas," said Aunt Kate in the same
[The Dead] [7679] "I have been at him all the evening," said Miss O'Callaghan, "and
[The Dead] [7965] to him of her own accord. Perhaps her thoughts had been running
[The Dead] [7968] had fallen to him so easily, he wondered why he had been so
[The Dead] [8060] While he had been full of memories of their secret life together,
[The Dead] [8061] full of tenderness and joy and desire, she had been comparing him
[The Dead] [8161] her hair: and, as he thought of what she must have been then, in