Dubliners by James Joyce
why

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 47 occurrences of the word:   why

[The Sisters] [71] take exercise. Why, when I was a nipper every morning of my life
[The Sisters] [80] "But why do you think it's not good for children, Mr. Cotter?" she
[The Sisters] [99] wondered why it smiled continually and why the lips were so
[An Encounter] [467] him why he had brought it and he told me he had brought it to
[An Encounter] [584] read." Mahony asked why couldn't boys read them--a question
[An Encounter] [604] and I wondered why he shivered once or twice as if he feared
[Araby] [761] could not tell why) and at times a flood from my heart seemed to
[Araby] [783] "And why can't you?" I asked.
[Araby] [897] Remembering with difficulty why I had come I went over to one of
[Eveline] [1089] love, too. But she wanted to live. Why should she be unhappy? She
[A Little Cloud] [2558] "Why, man alive," said Ignatius Gallaher, vehemently, "do you
[A Little Cloud] [2616] pretty. But he found something mean in it. Why was it so
[A Little Cloud] [2621] of passion, of voluptuous longing!... Why had he married the eyes
[Counterparts] [2742] "Farrington? What is the meaning of this? Why have I always to
[Counterparts] [2743] complain of you? May I ask you why you haven't made a copy of
[Counterparts] [2956] pawn-office in Fleet Street. That was the dart! Why didn't he think
[Clay] [3350] manager. Maria did not understand why Joe laughed so much over
[A Painful Case] [3566] She asked him why did he not write out his thoughts. For what, he
[A Painful Case] [3778] ear, her hand touch his. He stood still to listen. Why had he
[A Painful Case] [3779] withheld life from her? Why had he sentenced her to death? He
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [3890] "Why don't you put him to something?"
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4029] "Why so?"
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4226] "Why didn't you remind him?" said Mr. O'Connor.
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4375] "Why, blast your soul," said Mr. Henchy, "I'd get more votes in
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4435] "But look here, John," said Mr. O'Connor. "Why should we
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4463] "What I mean," said Mr. Lyons, "is we have our ideals. Why, now,
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4465] he did Parnell was a fit man to lead us? And why, then, would we
[A Mother] [4893] "Why isn't it your business?" asked Mrs. Kearney. "Didn't you
[Grace] [5732] "Yes," said Mr. Kernan. "That's why I have a feeling for them. It's
[The Dead] [6720] "Why should I be ashamed of myself?" asked Gabriel, blinking his
[The Dead] [6779] "And why do you go to France and Belgium," said Miss Ivors,
[The Dead] [6803] "Why?" asked Miss Ivors.
[The Dead] [6807] "Why?" repeated Miss Ivors.
[The Dead] [6859] "No row. Why? Did she say so?"
[The Dead] [7173] "And why couldn't he have a voice too?" asked Freddy Malins
[The Dead] [7189] themselves through the streets to her hotel. Why did they never
[The Dead] [7192] was why.
[The Dead] [7266] "Yes, but why?" asked Mr. Browne.
[The Dead] [7526] "Why, what was wonderful about Johnny?" asked Mr. Browne.
[The Dead] [7726] remember it properly. Why? Do you know it?"
[The Dead] [7805] then he had said: "Why is it that words like these seem to me so
[The Dead] [7936] He was trembling now with annoyance. Why did she seem so
[The Dead] [7968] had fallen to him so easily, he wondered why he had been so
[The Dead] [7996] "What about the song? Why does that make you cry?"
[The Dead] [8002] "Why, Gretta?" he asked.
[The Dead] [8036] "Perhaps that was why you wanted to go to Galway with that Ivors