Ulysses by James Joyce
AM

Leopold Bloom Telemachus
Nestor
Proteus
Calypso
Lotus-Eaters
Hades
Aeolus
Lestrygonians
Scylla and Charybdis
Wandering Rocks
Sirens
Cyclops
Nausicaa
Oxen of the Sun
Circe
Eumeus
Ithaca
Penelope

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[Telemachus] [94] he stays on here I am off.
[Telemachus] [312] --I am not thinking of the offence to my mother.
[Telemachus] [375] I AM THE BOY
[Telemachus] [453] I carried the boat of incense then at Clongowes. I am another now and yet
[Telemachus] [529] --SO I DO, MRS CAHILL, says she. BEGOB, MA'AM, says Mrs Cahill, GOD SEND
[Telemachus] [572] --Come in, ma'am, Mulligan said. Kinch, get the jug.
[Telemachus] [601] --It is indeed, ma'am, Buck Mulligan said, pouring milk into their cups.
[Telemachus] [614] --I am, ma'am, Buck Mulligan answered.
[Telemachus] [636] --I am an Englishman, Haines answered.
[Telemachus] [645] us out some more tea, Kinch. Would you like a cup, ma'am?
[Telemachus] [963] --I am a servant of two masters, Stephen said, an English and an Italian.
[Telemachus] [1016] Here I am.
[Nestor] [1555] am descended from sir John Blackwood who voted for the union. We are all
[Nestor] [1605] Again: a goal. I am among them, among their battling bodies in a
[Nestor] [1640] to come over here. I am trying to work up influence with the department.
[Nestor] [1641] Now I'm going to try publicity. I am surrounded by difficulties,
[Nestor] [1690] --History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.
[Nestor] [1711] --I am happier than you are, he said. We have committed many errors and
[Nestor] [1717] not the one sin. I am a struggler now at the end of my days. But I will
[Nestor] [1730] this work. You were not born to be a teacher, I think. Perhaps I am
[Nestor] [1768] to break a lance with you, old as I am.
[Proteus] [1813] through my eyes. Signatures of all things I am here to read, seaspawn and
[Proteus] [1823] shells. You are walking through it howsomever. I am, a stride at a time. A
[Proteus] [1827] o'er his base, fell through the NEBENEINANDER ineluctably! I am getting on
[Proteus] [1830] Sounds solid: made by the mallet of LOS DEMIURGOS. Am I walking into
[Proteus] [1843] open and am for ever in the black adiaphane. BASTA! I will see if I can
[Proteus] [1887] His pace slackened. Here. Am I going to aunt Sara's or not? My
[Proteus] [1979] (now I am lifting) their two bells (he is kneeling) twang in diphthong.
[Proteus] [2015] He halted. I have passed the way to aunt Sara's. Am I not going
[Proteus] [2151] of seeds of brightness. Here, I am not walking out to the Kish lightship,
[Proteus] [2152] am I? He stood suddenly, his feet beginning to sink slowly in the quaking
[Proteus] [2215] I would try. I am not a strong swimmer. Water cold soft. When I put my
[Proteus] [2263] hallway. Street of harlots. Remember. Haroun al Raschid. I am almosting
[Proteus] [2295] am not. Across the sands of all the world, followed by the sun's flaming
[Proteus] [2336] hell am I bringing her beyond the veil? Into the ineluctable modality
[Proteus] [2346] Touch me. Soft eyes. Soft soft soft hand. I am lonely here. O, touch
[Proteus] [2347] me soon, now. What is that word known to all men? I am quiet here alone.
[Proteus] [2355] southing sun. I am caught in this burning scene. Pan's hour, the faunal
[Proteus] [2367] now will leave me. And the blame? As I am. As I am. All or not at all.
[Calypso] [2736] chilling his blood: age crusting him with a salt cloak. Well, I am here
[Calypso] [2737] now. Yes, I am here now. Morning mouth bad images. Got up wrong side of
[Calypso] [2981] splendid. Everyone says I am quite the belle in my new tam. I got mummy's
[Calypso] [2982] Iovely box of creams and am writing. They are lovely. I am getting on
[Calypso] [2998] P. S. Excuse bad writing am in hurry. Byby. M.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3512] I got your last letter to me and thank you very much for it. I am sorry
[Lotus-Eaters] [3513] you did not like my last letter. Why did you enclose the stamps? I am
[Lotus-Eaters] [3601] What am I saying barrels? Gallons. About a million barrels all the same.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3679] every morning. This very church. Peter Carey, yes. No, Peter Claver I am
[Lotus-Eaters] [3856] look younger. He does look balmy. Younger than I am.
[Hades] [3957] All waited. Nothing was said. Stowing in the wreaths probably. I am
[Hades] [3978] --That's a fine old custom, he said. I am glad to see it has not died out.
[Hades] [4222] feel what a person is. Instinct. But a type like that. My nails. I am just
[Hades] [4896] --I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE. That touches a man's inmost heart.
[Hades] [4962] --I am come to pay you another visit.
[Hades] [5170] --I am just taking the names, Hynes said below his breath. What is your
[Aeolus] [5716] to the landing. Now am I going to tram it out all the way and then catch
[Lestrygonians] [7222] HAMLET, I AM THY FATHER'S SPIRIT
[Lestrygonians] [7318] I am hastening to purchase the only reliable inkeraser KANSELL,
[Lestrygonians] [7319] sold by Hely's Ltd, 85 Dame street. Well out of that ruck I am.
[Lestrygonians] [7322] small head. Sister? Sister? I am sure she was crossed in love by her eyes.
[Lestrygonians] [7918] I was happier then. Or was that I? Or am I now I? Twentyeight I was.
[Lestrygonians] [7990] more than he can chew. Am I like that? See ourselves as others see us.
[Lestrygonians] [8725] I am looking for that. Yes, that. Try all pockets. Handker. FREEMAN.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8830] us at every moment. This verily is that. I am the fire upon the altar. I
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8831] am the sacrificial butter.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8991] HAMLET, I AM THY FATHER'S SPIRIT,
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9002] are the dispossessed son: I am the murdered father: your mother is the
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9047] Wait. Five months. Molecules all change. I am other I now. Other I got
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9052] But I, entelechy, form of forms, am I by memory because under
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9143] --I am afraid I am due at the HOMESTEAD.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9297] mind, Shelley says, is a fading coal, that which I was is that which I am
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9308] Has the wrong sow by the lug. He is in my father. I am in his son.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9495] Or Hughie Wills? Mr William Himself. W. H.: who am I?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9869] Am I a father? If I were?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9889] --Himself his own father, Sonmulligan told himself. Wait. I am big with
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10010] perhaps I am anticipating?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10028] nuncle Edmund, Stephen answered, I feel I am asking too much perhaps. A
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10039] I am tired of my voice, the voice of Esau. My kingdom for a drink.
[Wandering Rocks] [12012] --I am sure he has an IDEE FIXE, Haines said, pinching his chin
[Wandering Rocks] [12013] thoughtfully with thumb and forefinger. Now I am speculating what it would
[Wandering Rocks] [12085] I am, you bitch's bastard!
[Sirens] [12488] --Am I awfully sunburnt?
[Sirens] [12620] --Gorgeous, she said. Look at the holy show I am. Lying out on the strand
[Sirens] [12634] --Well now I am, he mused. I looked so simple in the cradle they christened
[Sirens] [13161] --So I am, Ben Warrior laughed. I was thinking of your landlord. Love or
[Sirens] [13335] --Ladies and gentlemen, I am most deeply obliged by your kind
[Sirens] [13618] Bore this. Bored Bloom tambourined gently with I am just reflecting
[Sirens] [13631] Folly am I writing? Husbands don't. That's marriage does, their
[Sirens] [13900] Hate. Love. Those are names. Rudy. Soon I am old. Big Ben his voice
[Nausicaa] [17715] and never tell. Saw something in me. Wonder what. Sooner have me as I am
[Nausicaa] [17818] Still she was game. Lord, I am wet. Devil you are. Swell of her calf.
[Nausicaa] [18008] rhododendrons. I am a fool perhaps. He gets the plums, and I the
[Nausicaa] [18191] AM. A.
[Oxen of the Sun] [19137] power for happiness upon the earth. I am positive when I say that if need
[Oxen of the Sun] [19340] is to blame. Yes, it is true. I am the murderer of Samuel Childs. And how
[Oxen of the Sun] [19341] I am punished! The inferno has no terrors for me. This is the appearance
[Oxen of the Sun] [19447] am lord and giver of their life. He encircled his gadding hair with a
[Oxen of the Sun] [19465] was silent: her eyes were sad anemones. Juno, she cried, I am undone. But
[Circe] [20340] BLOOM: Yes, ma'am?
[Circe] [20400] quarter. Rescue of fallen women. Magdalen asylum. I am the secretary ...
[Circe] [20527] stupid crowds. I am not on pleasure bent. I am in a grave predicament.
[Circe] [20661] or collision. Second drink does it. Once is a dose. What am I following
[Circe] [20681] all pigsticky. Absurd I am. Waste of money. One and eightpence too much.
[Circe] [20707] BLOOM: (STAMMERS) I am doing good to others.
[Circe] [20794] am wrongfully accused. Better one guilty escape than ninetynine
[Circe] [20807] BLOOM: Gentlemen of the jury, let me explain. A pure mare's nest. I am a
[Circe] [20808] man misunderstood. I am being made a scapegoat of. I am a respectable
[Circe] [20810] wife, I am the daughter of a most distinguished commander, a gallant
[Circe] [20835] we are just bringing out a collection of prize stories of which I am the
[Circe] [20836] inventor, something that is an entirely new departure. I am connected
[Circe] [20913] as poor as I am.
[Circe] [21052] J.J.O'MOLLOY: (ALMOST VOICELESSLY) Excuse me. I am suffering from a
[Circe] [21290] PADDY DIGNAM: Bloom, I am Paddy Dignam's spirit. List, list, O list!
[Circe] [21304] Now I am defunct, the wall of the heart hypertrophied. Hard lines. The
[Circe] [21732] PADDY LEONARD: What am I to do about my rates and taxes?
[Circe] [21881] heaven, I am guiltless as the unsunned snow! It was my brother Henry. He
[Circe] [22097] GAZES FAR AWAY MOURNFULLY) I am ruined. A few pastilles of aconite. The
[Circe] [22111] BLOOM: (REPENTANTLY) I am very disagreeable. You are a necessary evil.
[Circe] [22228] that is Circe's or what am I saying Ceres' altar and David's tip from the
[Circe] [22338] Say, I am operating all this trunk line. Boys, do it now. God's time is
[Circe] [22351] immense, supersumptuous. It restores. It vibrates. I know and I am some
[Circe] [22366] strong in you, Mr President. I certainly am thinking now Miss Higgins and
[Circe] [22409] the boudoir. I am out for truth. Plain truth for a plain man. Tanderagee
[Circe] [22426] THE OCEAN.) Aum! Baum! Pyjaum! I am the light of the homestead! I am the
[Circe] [22478] word. Hippogriff. Am I right?
[Circe] [22612] BLOOM: I am going to scream. I beg your pardon. Ah? So. (HE REPEATS)
[Circe] [22672] STEPHEN: No voice. I am a most finished artist. Lynch, did I show you the
[Circe] [22685] Burke's. Eh? I am watching you.
[Circe] [22712] PUPILS WAXING) To hell with the pope! Nothing new under the sun. I am the
[Circe] [22965] before? Was then she him you us since knew? Am all them and the same now
[Circe] [22976] I am exhausted, abandoned, no more young. I stand, so to speak, with an
[Circe] [23931] ZOE: (TRAGICALLY) Hamlet, I am thy father's gimlet! (SHE TAKES HIS HAND)
[Circe] [24000] STEPHEN: See? Moves to one great goal. I am twentytwo. Sixteen years ago
[Circe] [24530] beautiful May Goulding. I am dead.
[Circe] [24962] STEPHEN: (TRIES TO MOVE OFF) Will someone tell me where I am least likely
[Eumeus] [25667] did you part with, he queried, if I am not too inquisitive?
[Eumeus] [26288] --It beats me, Mr Bloom confided to Stephen, medically I am speaking, how
[Eumeus] [26334] moon. But what I am anxious to arrive at is it is one thing for instance
[Eumeus] [26574] --Am I right, skipper? he queried of the sailor, now returning after his
[Eumeus] [26709] saw. Am I not right?
[Ithaca] [29991] comma capital aitch How are you note of interrogation capital eye I am
[Penelope] [30826] though I laughed Im not a horse or an ass am I I suppose he was thinking
[Penelope] [30827] of his fathers I wonder is he awake thinking of me or dreaming am I in it
[Penelope] [31163] is a bit too big Ill have to knock off the stout at dinner or am I
[Penelope] [31189] more I have of life up to 35 no Im what am I at all Ill be 33 in
[Penelope] [31219] wouldnt be here as I am he ought to chuck that Freeman with the paltry
[Penelope] [31460] silly women believe love is sighing I am dying still if he wrote it I
[Penelope] [31611] daughter am I ay and whose are you bootmakers and publicans I beg your
[Penelope] [31645] couldnt rest easy in my bed in Gibraltar even getting up to see why am I
[Penelope] [31816] slaving here instead of getting in a woman long ago am I ever going to
[Penelope] [31844] ploughing he had up in me now what am I to do Friday Saturday Sunday
[Penelope] [31921] times a day sometimes and I said I hadnt are you sure O yes I said I am
[Penelope] [32114] then what am I going to do about him though
[Penelope] [32221] if I am a harumscarum I know I am a bit I declare to God I dont feel a
[Penelope] [32269] if I am an adulteress as the thing in the gallery said O much about it if