Dubliners by James Joyce
told

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 54 occurrences of the word:   told

[The Sisters] [45] "Mr. Cotter here has just told us. He was passing by the house."
[The Sisters] [145] properly. He had told me stories about the catacombs and about
[The Sisters] [157] surprised when he told me that the fathers of the Church had
[The Sisters] [310] carriages that makes no noise that Father O'Rourke told him about,
[An Encounter] [467] him why he had brought it and he told me he had brought it to
[An Encounter] [667] boy had a girl for a sweetheart and told lies about it then he would
[Araby] [866] dull boy." He asked me where I was going and, when I had told
[Eveline] [1042] Canada. He told her the names of the ships he had been on and the
[Eveline] [1044] of Magellan and he told her stories of the terrible Patagonians. He
[Two Gallants] [1419] you know. So we went for a walk round by the canal and she told
[Two Gallants] [1423] brought her into a field there. She told me she used to go with a
[Two Gallants] [1432] "I told her I was out of a job," said Corley. "I told her I was in
[Two Gallants] [1561] temper, to be sent to the devil and told that his advice was not
[The Boarding House] [2005] trousers she tapped lightly at his door and entered. She told him
[The Boarding House] [2043] back. But the sin was there; even his sense of honour told him that
[A Little Cloud] [2410] to Berlin. Some things he could not vouch for (his friends had told
[A Little Cloud] [2427] nature.... But tell me something about yourself. Hogan told me you
[Counterparts] [2744] that contract between Bodley and Kirwan? I told you it must be
[Counterparts] [2984] tailors of malt, hot, all round and told the story of the retort he had
[Counterparts] [2988] Farrington's retort. At this Farrington told the boys to polish off
[Counterparts] [3017] have an Apollinaris too; but the boys told Tim to make theirs hot.
[Counterparts] [3037] Weathers saluted them and told the company that they were out of
[Clay] [3238] When the cook told her everything was ready she went into the
[Clay] [3348] was very nice with her. He told her all that went on in his office,
[Clay] [3369] she had mentioned the matter. Mrs. Donnelly told her husband it
[Clay] [3388] her hand out in the air as she was told to do. She moved her hand
[Clay] [3395] next-door girls and told her to throw it out at once: that was no
[A Painful Case] [3553] nature open to the full: she became his confessor. He told her that
[A Painful Case] [3563] social revolution, he told her, would be likely to strike Dublin for
[A Painful Case] [3802] memory told him. He halted under a tree and allowed the rhythm
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4031] "He asked me who the nominators were; and I told him. I
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4261] live on the smell of an oil- rag.' And do you know what he told
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4266] "He told me: 'What do you think of a Lord Mayor of Dublin
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4290] "I was told to ask for the bottles."
[A Mother] [4767] She called Mr. Fitzpatrick away from his screen and told him that
[A Mother] [4981] The baritone had not seen her but he had been told that she was
[A Mother] [5050] Holohan went over to Mrs. Kearney and told her that the other four
[Grace] [5433] told the gentlemen that Mr. Kernan's tongue would not suffer by
[Grace] [6027] "I often told you that?"
[Grace] [6176] Jesus Christ. But, he told his hearers, the text had seemed to him
[Grace] [6189] He told his hearers that he was there that evening for no terrifying,
[The Dead] [6479] pianist told that the waltz had ended. The drawing-room door was
[The Dead] [6611] repeat in an undertone the story he had just told to Gabriel.
[The Dead] [6827] like her son's and she stuttered slightly. She had been told that
[The Dead] [6974] "I often told Julia," said Aunt Kate emphatically, "that she was
[The Dead] [7183] something like singing to be heard in Dublin. He told too of how
[The Dead] [7241] ate it with his pudding. He had been told that celery was a capital
[The Dead] [7599] window every moment to the great danger of his hat, and told his
[The Dead] [7680] Mrs. Conroy, too, and he told us he had a dreadful cold and
[The Dead] [7711] in a repentant tone told them the history of his cold. Everyone gave
[The Dead] [8130] "I implored of him to go home at once and told him he would get
[The Dead] [8167] Perhaps she had not told him all the story. His eyes moved to the
[The Dead] [8192] lover's eyes when he had told her that he did not wish to live.