Ulysses by James Joyce
Behind

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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There are 146 occurrences of the word:   behind

[Telemachus] [7] ungirdled, was sustained gently behind him by the mild morning air. He
[Telemachus] [411] heard warm running sunlight and in the air behind him friendly words.
[Telemachus] [802] He walked on. Behind him he heard Buck Mulligan club with his heavy
[Telemachus] [987] behind their chant the vigilant angel of the church militant disarmed and
[Telemachus] [1070] He struggled out of his shirt and flung it behind him to where his
[Nestor] [1385] of shame flickering behind his dull skin. AMOR MATRIS: subjective and
[Proteus] [2216] face into it in the basin at Clongowes. Can't see! Who's behind me? Out
[Proteus] [2273] Behind her lord, his helpmate, bing awast to Romeville. When night hides
[Proteus] [2319] the farthest star? Darkly they are there behind this light, darkness
[Proteus] [2428] Behind. Perhaps there is someone.
[Calypso] [2572] homerule sun rising up in the northwest from the laneway behind the bank
[Calypso] [2661] Mr Bloom pointed quickly. To catch up and walk behind her if she went
[Calypso] [2662] slowly, behind her moving hams. Pleasant to see first thing in the
[Calypso] [2699] Nothing doing. Still an idea behind it.
[Calypso] [2912] HIM WITH AN OATH. Cruelty behind it all. Doped animals. Trapeze at
[Lotus-Eaters] [3210] into the bowl of his hat. His fingers found quickly a card behind the
[Lotus-Eaters] [3611] behind the leather headband. Damn it. I might have tried to work M'Coy
[Lotus-Eaters] [3658] idea behind it, kind of kingdom of God is within you feel. First
[Lotus-Eaters] [3670] do to. Bald spot behind. Letters on his back: I.N.R.I? No: I.H.S.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3675] with a veil and black bag. Dusk and the light behind her. She might be
[Lotus-Eaters] [3759] women remained behind: thanksgiving.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3766] (whh!) just a (whh!) fluff. Or their skirt behind, placket unhooked.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3771] while before him and behind two worshippers dipped furtive hands in the
[Hades] [3963] and swaying. Other hoofs and creaking wheels started behind. The blinds
[Hades] [4086] --Yes, Mr Bloom answered. He's behind with Ned Lambert and Hynes.
[Hades] [4227] the dance dressing. Shift stuck between the cheeks behind.
[Hades] [4703] He glanced behind him to where a face with dark thinking eyes
[Hades] [4757] behind. He put down his name for a quid.
[Hades] [4767] behind the boy with the wreath looking down at his sleekcombed hair and
[Hades] [4778] knelt here and there in prayingdesks. Mr Bloom stood behind near the font
[Hades] [4925] --Who is that chap behind with Tom Kernan? John Henry Menton asked. I
[Hades] [4938] He looked behind through the others.
[Hades] [5124] in the black open space. Mr Bloom moved behind the portly kindly
[Hades] [5362] behind a few paces so as not to overhear. Martin laying down the law.
[Aeolus] [5427] --Of course, if he wants a par, Red Murray said earnestly, a pen behind
[Aeolus] [5449] says. Welts of flesh behind on him. Fat folds of neck, fat, neck, fat,
[Aeolus] [5514] Mr Bloom halted behind the foreman's spare body, admiring a glossy crown.
[Aeolus] [6099] --Look at the young guttersnipe behind him hue and cry, Lenehan said, and
[Aeolus] [6115] He walked jerkily into the office behind, parting the vent of his jacket,
[Aeolus] [6194] from the hallway. Stephen Dedalus, behind him, uncovered as he entered.
[Aeolus] [6712] linen collar appeared behind his bent head, soiled by his withering hair.
[Aeolus] [6792] great future behind him.
[Aeolus] [6844] He went into the inner office, closing the door behind him.
[Lestrygonians] [7303] Wisdom Hely's. Y lagging behind drew a chunk of bread from under his
[Lestrygonians] [7369] or oakroom of the Mansion house. He and I behind. Sheet of her music blew
[Lestrygonians] [7496] He looked still at her, holding back behind his look his discontent.
[Lestrygonians] [7812] They passed from behind Mr Bloom along the curbstone. Beard and
[Lestrygonians] [7853] property office. Astonishing the things people leave behind them in trains
[Lestrygonians] [8339] stuffing food in one hole and out behind: food, chyle, blood, dung,
[Lestrygonians] [8603] get his doze. That's right. Clear. Behind a bull: in front of a horse.
[Lestrygonians] [8614] Mr Bloom walked behind the eyeless feet, a flatcut suit of herringbone
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9108] THE GIRL I LEFT BEHIND ME. If the earthquake did not time it we should
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9247] The door closed behind the outgoer.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9669] what do you suppose poor Penelope in Stratford was doing behind the
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10348] About to pass through the doorway, feeling one behind, he stood aside.
[Wandering Rocks] [11179] --Wonder what he's buying, M'Coy said, glancing behind.
[Wandering Rocks] [11287] his unbuttoned waistcoat and bore them off behind the dingy curtain.
[Wandering Rocks] [11297] A woman's voice behind the dingy curtain. Listen: the man.
[Wandering Rocks] [11429] The lacquey rang his bell behind their backs.
[Wandering Rocks] [11572] behind Moira house.
[Wandering Rocks] [11750] amble, scratching actively behind his coattails.
[Wandering Rocks] [11857] John Wyse Nolan, lagging behind, reading the list, came after them
[Wandering Rocks] [11971] As they trod across the thick carpet Buck Mulligan whispered behind
[Wandering Rocks] [12061] Behind him Cashel Boyle O'Connor Fitzmaurice Tisdall Farrell, with
[Wandering Rocks] [12063] house and, crossing, walked along Merrion square. Distantly behind him a
[Wandering Rocks] [12219] white flagon H. halted and four tallhatted white flagons halted behind
[Sirens] [12434] behind an ear. Sauntering sadly, gold no more, she twisted twined a hair.
[Sirens] [12436] Sadly she twined in sauntering gold hair behind a curving ear.
[Sirens] [13401] Words? Music? No: it's what's behind.
[Sirens] [13685] Lot of ground he must cover in the day. Paint face behind on him then he'd
[Sirens] [13979] Ow. Bloom stood up. Soap feeling rather sticky behind. Must have
[Sirens] [14214] NATIONS OF THE EARTH. No-one behind. She's passed. THEN AND NOT TILL
[Cyclops] [14541] swiftly in, radiant as the eye of heaven, a comely youth and behind him
[Cyclops] [14546] Little Alf Bergan popped in round the door and hid behind Barney's
[Cyclops] [15740] spider's web in the corner behind the barrel, and the citizen scowling
[Nausicaa] [16866] to Edy Boardman to take him there behind the pushcar where the
[Nausicaa] [17019] And while Edy Boardman was with little Tommy behind the pushcar she was
[Nausicaa] [17152] window. You could see there was a story behind it. The colours were done
[Nausicaa] [17163] behind that deliberately kicked the ball as hard as ever he could down
[Nausicaa] [17205] she cried behind the hood of the pushcar and Edy asked where was Cissy
[Nausicaa] [17308] ran down the slope past him, tossing her hair behind her which had a good
[Nausicaa] [17615] He was leaning back against the rock behind. Leopold Bloom (for it is he)
[Nausicaa] [17746] That's the secret of it. Good job I let off there behind the wall coming
[Nausicaa] [17931] each other behind. Good evening. Evening. How do you sniff? Hm. Hm.
[Nausicaa] [18108] When we hid behind the tree at Crumlin. I didn't want to. Mamma! Mamma!
[Oxen of the Sun] [18709] lag behind his lead. But this was only to dye his desperation as cowed he
[Oxen of the Sun] [18860] or choking chicken behind a hedge. He had been off as many times as a cat
[Oxen of the Sun] [19416] ghosts of beasts. Huuh! Hark! Huuh! Parallax stalks behind and goads
[Circe] [19969] THE ANSWERS: Round behind the stable.
[Circe] [20078] STEPHEN: (LOOKS BEHIND) So that gesture, not music not odour, would be a
[Circe] [20234] BLOOM: (HIDES THE CRUBEEN AND TROTTER BEHIND HIS BACK AND, CRESTFALLEN,
[Circe] [20265] CRINOLINE AND BUSTLE, BLOUSE WITH MUTTONLEG SLEEVES BUTTONED BEHIND, GREY
[Circe] [20368] (LEERING, GERTY MACDOWELL LIMPS FORWARD. SHE DRAWS FROM BEHIND, OGLING,
[Circe] [20406] BLOOM: (LOOKS BEHIND) She often said she'd like to visit. Slumming. The
[Circe] [20441] PUTS OUT HER HAND INQUISITIVELY) What are you hiding behind your back?
[Circe] [20634] PRIVATE CARR: (BEHIND HIS BACK) He aint half balmy.
[Circe] [20660] engine behind. Might have taken me to Malahide or a siding for the night
[Circe] [20797] MARTHA: (SOBBING BEHIND HER VEIL) Breach of promise. My real name is
[Circe] [20801] BLOOM: (BEHIND HIS HAND) She's drunk. The woman is inebriated. (HE
[Circe] [21105] proximity to my person, when standing behind my chair wearing my livery
[Circe] [21121] plebeian Don Juan observed me from behind a hackney car and sent me in
[Circe] [21987] CRAB: (IN BUSHRANGER'S KIT) What did you do in the cattlecreep behind
[Circe] [22192] KITTY: (COUGHS BEHIND HER HAND) She's a bit imbecillic. (SHE SIGNS WITH A
[Circe] [22221] BEHIND AT THE SQUATTED FIGURE WITH ITS CAP BACK TO THE FRONT.)
[Circe] [22412] (IN THE CONE OF THE SEARCHLIGHT BEHIND THE COALSCUTTLE, OLLAVE, HOLYEYED,
[Circe] [22445] CIGARETTE.) Can you see the beautyspot of my behind?
[Circe] [22800] DOOR, HIS WILD HARP SLUNG BEHIND HIM. VIRAG REACHES THE DOOR IN TWO
[Circe] [22870] BEHIND HIM. HIS VOICE IS HEARD MELLOW FROM AFAR, MERCIFUL MALE,
[Circe] [23091] your own good on a soft safe spot. How's that tender behind? O, ever so
[Circe] [23165] bung's about burst. (HE UNCORKS HIMSELF BEHIND: THEN, CONTORTING HIS
[Circe] [23198] coquettishly in your domino at the mirror behind closedrawn blinds your
[Circe] [23342] It's as limp as a boy of six's doing his pooly behind a cart. Buy a
[Circe] [23353] sticking out of him behind like a furzebush! Wait for nine months, my
[Circe] [23637] HER FOREFINGER IN HER MOUTH) Spoke to me. Heard from behind. How then
[Circe] [23732] RAISES A KEEN) Eh? I have sixteen years of black slave labour behind me.
[Circe] [23942] LYNCH: (LAUGHING, SLAPS KITTY BEHIND TWICE) Like that. Pandybat.
[Circe] [24013] SIDESEATS. THE ORMOND BOOTS CROUCHES BEHIND ON THE AXLE. SADLY OVER THE
[Circe] [24370] Sweethearts they'd left behind ...
[Circe] [24383] EACH OTHER, SHAPING THEIR CURVES, BOWING VISAVIS. CAVALIERS BEHIND THEM
[Circe] [24687] FLITS BEHIND THE SILENT LECHERS AND HASTENS ON BY THE RAILINGS WITH FLEET
[Circe] [24688] STEP OF A PARD STREWING THE DRAG BEHIND HIM, TORN ENVELOPES DRENCHED IN
[Circe] [24739] do--you know, and the young man run up behind me. But I'm faithful to the
[Circe] [24779] Dream of the girl you left behind and she will dream of you.
[Circe] [24875] (PATRICE EGAN PEEPS FROM BEHIND, HIS RABBITFACE NIBBLING A QUINCE LEAF.)
[Circe] [25102] THE REVEREND MR HAINES LOVE: (RAISES HIGH BEHIND THE CELEBRANT'S
[Eumeus] [26099] hid behind a door, come up behind him. Like that. PREPARE TO MEET YOUR
[Eumeus] [26442] you like to call them behind the right knee, were utterly powerless from
[Ithaca] [29527] behind, beneath or between the pages of a book.
[Penelope] [30811] whereabouts on your person my child on the leg behind high up was it yes
[Penelope] [30825] I didnt like his slapping me behind going away so familiarly in the hall
[Penelope] [30960] forgot my suede gloves on the seat behind that I never got after some
[Penelope] [31001] he saw me from behind following in the rain I saw him before he saw me
[Penelope] [31119] things in a new city better leave this ring behind want to keep turning
[Penelope] [31129] me from behind the way Mrs Mastiansky told me her husband made her like
[Penelope] [31262] cabbageleaf that disgusting Cameron highlander behind the meat market or
[Penelope] [31263] that other wretch with the red head behind the tree where the statue of
[Penelope] [31305] made me spend the 2nd time tickling me behind with his finger I was
[Penelope] [31551] years if I said firtree cove he would if he came up behind me and put his
[Penelope] [31822] lost behind the dresser I knew there was something and opened the area
[Penelope] [32008] reversed arms muffled drums the poor horse walking behind in black L Boom
[Penelope] [32021] their clutches if I can help it making fun of him then behind his back I
[Penelope] [32117] nothing in his nature slapping us behind like that on my bottom because I
[Penelope] [32139] round behind Irish street no but were to be always chained up theyre not
[Penelope] [32197] the two dogs up in her behind in the middle of the naked street that
[Penelope] [32281] off on me behind provided he doesnt smear all my good drawers O I suppose