Ulysses by James Joyce
Himself

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] [52] laughing to himself. Stephen Dedalus stepped up, followed him wearily
[Telemachus] [60] Hellenic ring, hasn't it? Tripping and sunny like the buck himself. We
[Telemachus] [92] with a man I don't know raving and moaning to himself about shooting a
[Telemachus] [144] --But a lovely mummer! he murmured to himself. Kinch, the loveliest
[Telemachus] [309] He had spoken himself into boldness. Stephen, shielding the gaping wounds
[Telemachus] [762] He stood up, gravely ungirdled and disrobed himself of his gown, saying
[Telemachus] [839] Shakespeare's grandfather and that he himself is the ghost of his own
[Telemachus] [842] --What? Haines said, beginning to point at Stephen. He himself?
[Telemachus] [936] Haines helped himself and snapped the case to. He put it back in his
[Telemachus] [992] African heresiarch Sabellius who held that the Father was Himself His own
[Telemachus] [1039] and Stephen, crossed himself piously with his thumbnail at brow and lips
[Telemachus] [1060] He nodded to himself as he drew off his trousers and stood up, saying
[Telemachus] [1077] The young man shoved himself backward through the water and reached the
[Nestor] [1586] Stephen seated himself noiselessly before the princely presence.
[Calypso] [2570] of the sun. Sunburst on the titlepage. He smiled, pleasing himself. What
[Calypso] [3121] Quietly he read, restraining himself, the first column and, yielding but
[Calypso] [3158] He tore away half the prize story sharply and wiped himself with it. Then
[Calypso] [3159] he girded up his trousers, braced and buttoned himself. He pulled back
[Lotus-Eaters] [3651] one, and seek their places. He approached a bench and seated himself in
[Lotus-Eaters] [3773] her weeds. Notice because I'm in mourning myself. He covered himself. How
[Lotus-Eaters] [3794] to physic himself a bit. Electuary or emulsion. The first fellow that
[Lotus-Eaters] [3795] picked an herb to cure himself had a bit of pluck. Simples. Want to be
[Hades] [3931] carriage and, entering deftly, seated himself. Mr Power stepped in after
[Hades] [3938] Mr Dedalus covered himself quickly and got in, saying:
[Hades] [4088] --And Corny Kelleher himself? Mr Power asked.
[Hades] [4332] --No, Mr Bloom said, the son himself ...
[Hades] [4370] Many a good one he told himself.
[Hades] [4697] --His father poisoned himself, Martin Cunningham whispered. Had the
[Hades] [4701] --O God! Mr Power whispered. First I heard of it. Poisoned himself?
[Hades] [4746] --Nothing between himself and heaven, Ned Lambert answered.
[Hades] [4860] Breaking down, he began to weep to himself quietly, stumbling a little
[Hades] [4909] traps. Find damn all of himself that morning. Pennyweight of powder in
[Hades] [5145] Does he ever think of the hole waiting for himself? They say you do
[Hades] [5246] weeds. Old man himself. Bent down double with his shears clipping. Near
[Aeolus] [5783] this long time perhaps. Living to spite them. Might go first himself.
[Aeolus] [5921] --And here comes the sham squire himself! professor MacHugh said grandly.
[Aeolus] [6129] He offered a cigarette to the professor and took one himself. Lenehan
[Aeolus] [6133] --THANKY VOUS, Lenehan said, helping himself.
[Aeolus] [7061] bitterer against others or against himself. He was the son of a noble and
[Lestrygonians] [7184] him. Does himself well. No guests. All for number one. Watching his water.
[Lestrygonians] [7264] advertisement. Got fellows to stick them up or stick them up himself for
[Lestrygonians] [7314] of it himself first. Or the inkbottle I suggested with a false stain
[Lestrygonians] [7992] last pagan king of Ireland Cormac in the schoolpoem choked himself at
[Lestrygonians] [8202] --And here's himself and pepper on him, Nosey Flynn said. Can you give
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8903] READING THE BOOK OF HIMSELF. He describes HAMLET given in a French town,
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9100] to be forgetting her as Shakespeare himself forgot her.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9373] grotesque attempts of nature to foretell or to repeat himself.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9396] lordling to woo for him? He was himself a lord of language and had made
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9397] himself a coistrel gentleman and he had written ROMEO AND JULIET. Why?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9398] Belief in himself has been untimely killed. He was overborne in a
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9406] even his own understanding of himself. A like fate awaits him and the two
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9421] hide him from himself, an old dog licking an old sore. But, because loss
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9447] He Who Himself begot middler the Holy Ghost and Himself sent Himself,
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9448] Agenbuyer, between Himself and others, Who, put upon by His fiends,
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9495] Or Hughie Wills? Mr William Himself. W. H.: who am I?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9544] Haines and myself, the time himself brought it in. 'Twas murmur we did
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9837] last man who felt himself with child. Fatherhood, in the sense of
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9874] field, held that the Father was Himself His Own Son. The bulldog of
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9879] his own son merely but, being no more a son, he was and felt himself the
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9889] --Himself his own father, Sonmulligan told himself. Wait. I am big with
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10012] He caught himself in the act: looked at all: refrained.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10059] --Why? Stephen answered himself. Because the theme of the false or the
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10124] androgynous angel, being a wife unto himself.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10229] Amused Buck Mulligan mused in pleasant murmur with himself, selfnodding:
[Wandering Rocks] [10404] A onelegged sailor, swinging himself onward by lazy jerks of his
[Wandering Rocks] [10423] And Mr Sheehy himself? Still in London. The house was still sitting, to be
[Wandering Rocks] [10666] drooping eye at a pine coffinlid sentried in a corner. He pulled himself
[Wandering Rocks] [10699] A onelegged sailor crutched himself round MacConnell's corner,
[Wandering Rocks] [10700] skirting Rabaiotti's icecream car, and jerked himself up Eccles street.
[Wandering Rocks] [10706] He swung himself violently forward past Katey and Boody Dedalus,
[Wandering Rocks] [10716] sourly at the unheeding windows, sank his head and swung himself forward
[Wandering Rocks] [10726] He swung himself forward in vigorous jerks, halted, lifted his head
[Wandering Rocks] [10999] himself a rebel in 1534. This is the most historic spot in all Dublin.
[Wandering Rocks] [11113] He slid in a disk for himself: and watched it shoot, wobble, ogle, stop:
[Wandering Rocks] [11359] twice again and viewed himself in the chalked mirror of the cabinet.
[Wandering Rocks] [11394] Mr Dedalus drew himself upright and tugged again at his moustache.
[Wandering Rocks] [11474] Mr Dedalus amid the din walked off, murmuring to himself with a
[Wandering Rocks] [11515] Mr Kernan halted and preened himself before the sloping mirror of Peter
[Wandering Rocks] [11936] Testily he made room for himself beside long John Fanning's flank and
[Sirens] [12472] --Most aggravating that young brat is. If he doesn't conduct himself I'll
[Sirens] [13056] them. There was a slight difference of opinion between himself and the
[Sirens] [14076] Cowley, he stuns himself with it: kind of drunkenness. Better give
[Sirens] [14085] Seated all day at the organ. Maunder on for hours, talking to himself or
[Cyclops] [14265] himself till he's fit to burst. Jesus, I had to laugh at the little jewy
[Cyclops] [14375] up in the corner having a great confab with himself and that bloody
[Cyclops] [15071] affected being the aged prebendary himself. Big strong men, officers of
[Cyclops] [15092] in his immediate ENTOURAGE, to murmur to himself in a faltering undertone:
[Cyclops] [15218] mortgagor under the act. He was bloody safe he wasn't run in himself under
[Cyclops] [15254] out of teacups. And calling himself a Frenchy for the shawls, Joseph
[Cyclops] [15408] contradiction to have fairly excelled himself. The Irish Caruso-Garibaldi
[Cyclops] [15828] my tip SCEPTRE for himself and a lady friend.
[Cyclops] [15929] the emperor Charles the Fifth himself. And will again, says he, when the
[Cyclops] [15963] training ships at Portsmouth. A fellow writes that calls himself DISGUSTED
[Cyclops] [16064] --They ought to have stuck up all the women he rode himself, says little
[Cyclops] [16114] swab himself dry.
[Cyclops] [16282] --He's a bloody dark horse himself, says Joe.
[Cyclops] [16310] poisoned himself with the prussic acid after he swamping the country with
[Cyclops] [16400] father's name that poisoned himself. He changed it by deedpoll, the father
[Nausicaa] [17113] himself completely for if there was one thing of all things that Gerty
[Nausicaa] [17121] himself passing along the strand taking a short walk. You never saw him
[Nausicaa] [17166] by himself came gallantly to the rescue and intercepted the ball. Our two
[Nausicaa] [17261] himself a sinner, a wicked man, she cared not. Even if he was a protestant
[Nausicaa] [17339] for himself.
[Nausicaa] [17382] Gerty could see that he had enormous control over himself. One moment he
[Oxen of the Sun] [18839] could always bring himself off with his tongue, some randy quip he had
[Oxen of the Sun] [18876] plain dealing. He'll find himself on the horns of a dilemma if he meddles
[Oxen of the Sun] [18889] were no better off than himself. So be off now, says he, and do all my
[Oxen of the Sun] [18909] nought to grow in all the land but green grass for himself (for that was
[Oxen of the Sun] [18923] to go to dinner after winning a boatrace (he had spade oars for himself
[Oxen of the Sun] [18925] pitchforks) he discovered in himself a wonderful likeness to a bull and
[Oxen of the Sun] [18967] Fopling Popinjay and sir Milksop Quidnunc in town and to devote himself
[Oxen of the Sun] [18998] nutriment he shewed how he would feed himself exclusively upon a diet of
[Oxen of the Sun] [19020] Valuing himself not a little upon his elegance, being indeed a proper man
[Oxen of the Sun] [19021] of person, this talkative now applied himself to his dress with
[Oxen of the Sun] [19034] table, took on to ask of Mr Mulligan himself whether his incipient
[Oxen of the Sun] [19038] Mr Mulligan, in a gale of laughter at his smalls, smote himself bravely
[Oxen of the Sun] [19146] Horne. Having delivered himself of this rebuke he saluted those present
[Oxen of the Sun] [19206] hold himself in readiness for that the event would burst anon. 'Slife,
[Oxen of the Sun] [19213] guest with himself, the wonderfully unequal faculty of metempsychosis
[Oxen of the Sun] [19225] civic rights, constituted himself the lord paramount of our internal
[Oxen of the Sun] [19265] that an heir had been born, When he had betaken himself to the women's
[Oxen of the Sun] [19344] himself after me the like of a soulth or a bullawurrus? My hell, and
[Oxen of the Sun] [19357] black panther was himself the ghost of his own father. He drank drugs to
[Oxen of the Sun] [19370] mirror (hey, presto!), he beholdeth himself. That young figure of then is
[Oxen of the Sun] [19388] Now he is himself paternal and these about him might be his sons. Who can
[Oxen of the Sun] [19487] Conmee himself! He was walking by the hedge, reading, I think a brevier
[Oxen of the Sun] [19521] to himself, which put quite an altogether different complexion on the
[Oxen of the Sun] [19526] on him that the other was endeavouring to help himself to the thing he
[Oxen of the Sun] [19527] involuntarily determined to help him himself and so he accordingly took
[Oxen of the Sun] [19637] an alkali prides himself on being, it should perhaps be stated that
[Oxen of the Sun] [19691] let them be as though they had not been and all but persuade himself that
[Circe] [20697] MAULS THE BUNDLE CLUMSILY AND GLUTS HIMSELF WITH GROWLING GREED,
[Circe] [20789] BLOOM: (SCARED, HATS HIMSELF, STEPS BACK, THEN, PLUCKING AT HIS HEART AND
[Circe] [20976] BLOOM HIMSELF. BOWEL TROUBLE. IN BEAVER STREET GRIPE, YES. QUITE BAD. A
[Circe] [21001] the covers of a book. He himself, my lord, is a physical wreck from
[Circe] [21103] frostbound coachman Palmer while in the same breath he expressed himself
[Circe] [21294] SECOND WATCH: (BLESSES HIMSELF) How is that possible?
[Circe] [21920] himself every Saturday. He was, I understand, at one time a firstclass
[Circe] [22000] (BLOOM WITH ASSES' EARS SEATS HIMSELF IN THE PILLORY WITH CROSSED ARMS,
[Circe] [22169] MAN 'S HAT AND WATERPROOF. BLOOM UNCOVERS HIMSELF BUT, SEEING THEM,
[Circe] [22657] STEPHEN: (TO HIMSELF) Play with your eyes shut. Imitate pa. Filling my
[Circe] [22700] STEPHEN: Out of it now. (TO HIMSELF) Clever.
[Circe] [22859] (A MULTITUDE OF MIDGES SWARMS WHITE OVER HIS ROBE. HE SCRATCHES HIMSELF
[Circe] [23165] bung's about burst. (HE UNCORKS HIMSELF BEHIND: THEN, CONTORTING HIS
[Circe] [23166] FEATURES, FARTS LOUDLY) Take that! (HE RECORKS HIMSELF) Yes, by Jingo,
[Circe] [23238] address in D'Olier street while he presented himself indecently to the
[Circe] [23814] HIMSELF IN MONOSYLLABLES. ZOE BENDS OVER THE TABLE. KITTY LEANS OVER
[Circe] [24057] MARION: He ought to feel himself highly honoured. (SHE PLOPS SPLASHING
[Circe] [24067] MARION: Let him look, the pishogue! Pimp! And scourge himself! I'll write
[Circe] [24072] BOYLAN: (clasps himself) Here, I can't hold this little lot much longer.
[Circe] [24105] BLOOM: (HIS EYES WILDLY DILATED, CLASPS HIMSELF) Show! Hide! Show! Plough
[Circe] [24194] STEPHEN: (GRIMACING WITH HEAD BACK, LAUGHS LOUDLY, CLAPPING HIMSELF)
[Circe] [24743] POINTS TO HIMSELF AND THE OTHERS) Poetic. Uropoetic.
[Circe] [24786] STEPHEN: (TURNS) Eh? (HE DISENGAGES HIMSELF) Why should I not speak to
[Circe] [24806] BIDDY THE CLAP: He expresses himself with such marked refinement of
[Circe] [24812] PRIVATE CARR: (PULLS HIMSELF FREE AND COMES FORWARD) What's that you're
[Circe] [24835] STEPHEN: (NERVOUS, FRIENDLY, PULLS HIMSELF UP) I understand your point of
[Circe] [25349] HIMSELF, THEN MURMURS THICKLY WITH PROLONGED VOWELS)
[Circe] [25355] (HE TURNS ON HIS LEFT SIDE, SIGHING, DOUBLING HIMSELF TOGETHER.)
[Eumeus] [25538] he was not in an over sober state himself recognised Corley's breath
[Eumeus] [25645] of that if the man in the street chanced to be in the dock himself penal
[Eumeus] [25741] problem as to whether he had let himself be badly bamboozled to judge by
[Eumeus] [25743] through the affair and for some reason or other best known to himself
[Eumeus] [25787] floor. Mr Bloom, availing himself of the right of free speech, he having
[Eumeus] [25852] and he was just asking himself what possible connection when the sailor
[Eumeus] [26006] himself to be and not sailing under false colours after having boxed the
[Eumeus] [26169] for himself, floundering up and down the antipodes and all that sort of
[Eumeus] [26189] --There was a fellow sailed with me in the Rover, the old seadog, himself
[Eumeus] [26221] name of Antonio, done that. There he is himself, a Greek.
[Eumeus] [26404] --Our mutual friend's stories are like himself, Mr Bloom APROPOS of
[Eumeus] [26422] as people often did about others, namely, that he killed him himself and
[Eumeus] [26431] when all was said and done the lies a fellow told about himself couldn't
[Eumeus] [26479] --Then, Stephen said staring and rambling on to himself or some unknown
[Eumeus] [26539] giving it a wide berth, eased himself closer at hand, the noise of his
[Eumeus] [26557] cure himself of his particular partiality.
[Eumeus] [26708] answer turns away wrath. He hadn't a word to say for himself as everyone
[Eumeus] [26833] other gay doings when rotto and making himself a nuisance to everybody
[Eumeus] [26866] in fact let himself in for it. Still to cultivate the acquaintance of
[Eumeus] [26949] reason to congratulate himself on his pick, the forlorn hope. Guesswork
[Eumeus] [26959] killed him. He ought to have done away with himself or lain low for a
[Eumeus] [27009] the description given, introduce himself with: EXCUSE ME, MY NAME IS SO
[Eumeus] [27137] himself, her stage presence being, frankly, a treat in itself which the
[Eumeus] [27242] unto himself a wife when Miss Right came on the scene but in the interim
[Eumeus] [27266] --The day before yesterday, Stephen said, improving on himself.
[Eumeus] [27306] himself to the full of the opportunity, all things considered. His
[Eumeus] [27329] himself for as to who he in reality was let x equal my right name and
[Eumeus] [27574] he himself once upon a time, if he cared to, could easily have. Added to
[Eumeus] [27589] opening to make a name for himself and win a high place in the city's
[Eumeus] [27599] matter for himself alone. In fact, he had the ball at his feet and that
[Ithaca] [27747] himself twice not to forget.
[Ithaca] [27761] himself from the railings and crouching in preparation for the impact of
[Ithaca] [27812] with its back to the area window, the other for himself when necessary,
[Ithaca] [27967] Confidence in himself, an equal and opposite power of abandonment and
[Ithaca] [27996] To shave himself.
[Ithaca] [28110] extraordinarily to his guest and, in reduced measure, to himself the
[Ithaca] [28122] reserving them for another and for himself on future occasions to
[Ithaca] [28140] literature of instruction rather than of amusement as he himself had
[Ithaca] [28473] He preferred himself to see another's face and listen to another's words
[Ithaca] [29784] What course of action did he outline for himself in such capacity?
[Ithaca] [29944] relation to himself of a narrative concerning himself or tranquil
[Ithaca] [30427] To reflect that each one who enters imagines himself to be the first to
[Ithaca] [30429] the first term of a succeeding one, each imagining himself to be first,
[Ithaca] [30537] incertitude, justify to himself his sentiments?
[Ithaca] [30632] between himself and the listener had not taken place since the
[Penelope] [30703] to make himself interesting for that old faggot Mrs Riordan that he
[Penelope] [30823] priest if youre married hes too careful about himself then give something
[Penelope] [30834] himself from falling asleep after the last time after we took the port
[Penelope] [30991] me so cheap as he did he was 10 times worse himself anyhow begging me to
[Penelope] [31417] a corner but he never forgot himself when I was there sending me out of
[Penelope] [31635] room anyway I wish hed sleep in some bed by himself with his cold feet on
[Penelope] [31715] ruin himself altogether the way his father did down in Ennis like all the
[Penelope] [31798] to go and poison himself after her still poor old man I suppose he felt
[Penelope] [31956] scratched himself in it often enough and he thinks father bought it from
[Penelope] [31972] in the wet all by himself round by Coadys lane will give him much
[Penelope] [31996] doesnt mind himself and lock him down to sleep in the coalcellar with the
[Penelope] [32125] with a lion God Im sure hed have something better to say for himself an
[Penelope] [32205] wouldnt like that if she was alive ruining himself for life perhaps still