Ulysses by James Joyce
LIGHT

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 114 occurrences of the word:   light

[Telemachus] [22] face that blessed him, equine in its length, and at the light untonsured
[Telemachus] [266] He looked in Stephen's face as he spoke. A light wind passed his brow,
[Telemachus] [398] alone. The ghostcandle to light her agony. Ghostly light on the tortured
[Telemachus] [479] ajar, welcome light and bright air entered. Haines stood at the doorway,
[Nestor] [1669] --They sinned against the light, Mr Deasy said gravely. And you can see
[Proteus] [2080] stone mammoth skulls. Gold light on sea, on sand, on boulders. The sun is
[Proteus] [2118] tobaccoshreds catch fire: a flame and acrid smoke light our corner. Raw
[Proteus] [2157] barbacans the shafts of light are moving ever, slowly ever as my feet are
[Proteus] [2319] the farthest star? Darkly they are there behind this light, darkness
[Calypso] [2445] her breakfast things on the humpy tray. Gelid light and air were in the
[Calypso] [2493] He watched the bristles shining wirily in the weak light as she tipped
[Calypso] [2549] that light suit. Make a picnic of it. His eyelids sank quietly often as
[Calypso] [3047] yes. Prevent. Useless: can't move. Girl's sweet light lips. Will happen
[Calypso] [3163] In the bright light, lightened and cooled in limb, he eyed carefully his
[Lotus-Eaters] [3675] with a veil and black bag. Dusk and the light behind her. She might be
[Lotus-Eaters] [3770] into the light. He stood a moment unseeing by the cold black marble bowl
[Hades] [4775] light. The coffin lay on its bier before the chancel, four tall yellow
[Hades] [5129] Then darkened deathchamber. Light they want. Whispering around you. Would
[Aeolus] [6287] A smile of light brightened his darkrimmed eyes, lengthened his long
[Aeolus] [6777] LIGHT OF INSPIRATION SHINING IN HIS COUNTENANCE AND BEARING IN HIS ARMS
[Lestrygonians] [7785] The sun freed itself slowly and lit glints of light among the silverware
[Lestrygonians] [8039] He backed towards the door. Get a light snack in Davy Byrne's. Stopgap.
[Lestrygonians] [8391] an excellent brother. Light, life and love, by God. They give him a leg
[Lestrygonians] [8702] Didn't see me perhaps. Light in his eyes.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8836] see if they can help. The Christ with the bridesister, moisture of light,
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8845] Mr Best entered, tall, young, mild, light. He bore in his hand with grace
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9111] in the bedchamber of every light-of-love in London. Is Katharine the
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9160] faithful hermetists await the light, ripe for chelaship, ringroundabout
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9231] Alarmed face asks me. Why did he come? Courtesy or an inward light?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9500] essence of Wilde, don't you know. The light touch.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10119] badly (He gave us light first and the sun two days later), the lord of
[Wandering Rocks] [10655] detached from her light skirt a clinging twig.
[Wandering Rocks] [11019] In the still faint light he moved about, tapping with his lath the piled
[Wandering Rocks] [11045] The young woman with slow care detached from her light skirt a
[Wandering Rocks] [12051] Elijah, skiff, light crumpled throwaway, sailed eastward by flanks of
[Sirens] [12433] Miss Kennedy sauntered sadly from bright light, twining a loose hair
[Sirens] [13042] Bloom heard a jing, a little sound. He's off. Light sob of breath Bloom
[Sirens] [13049] light), she lowered the dropblind with a sliding cord. She drew down
[Sirens] [13222] Only the harp. Lovely. Gold glowering light. Girl touched it. Poop of
[Sirens] [13711] Wonderful. She held it to her own. And through the sifted light pale gold
[Sirens] [13752] played a light bright tinkling measure for tripping ladies, arch and
[Sirens] [13776] skyblue clocks came light to earth.
[Cyclops] [14685] luminosity of ruby light became gradually visible, the apparition of the
[Cyclops] [15790] curse of a goodfornothing God light sideways on the bloody thicklugged
[Cyclops] [16522] and Jacob and make the angels of His light to inhabit therein. And
[Cyclops] [16673] Pigeonhouse and the Poolbeg Light. VISSZONTLATASRA, KEDVES BARATON!
[Cyclops] [16733] Wall, assisted by the men and officers of the Duke of Cornwall's light
[Nausicaa] [16993] lovely, Gerty, it said. The paly light of evening falls upon a face
[Nausicaa] [17237] clouds coming out and the Bailey light on Howth and to hear the music like
[Nausicaa] [17556] and a light broke in upon her. Whitehot passion was in that face, passion
[Nausicaa] [17915] conductor, is it? Or bad? Light too. Suppose there's some connection. For
[Nausicaa] [17975] Howth. Bailey light. Two, four, six, eight, nine. See. Has to change or
[Nausicaa] [17978] better. Women. Light is a kind of reassuring. Not going to hurt you.
[Nausicaa] [17982] shade after the sun. Some light still. Red rays are longest. Roygbiv
[Nausicaa] [18036] thing with ads. Buy from us. And buy from us. Yes, there's the light
[Nausicaa] [18041] like hopping mice. What frightens them, light or noise? Better sit still.
[Nausicaa] [18045] Colours depend on the light you see. Stare the sun for example
[Nausicaa] [18054] and light. Or broken bottles in the furze act as a burning glass in the
[Nausicaa] [18133] dull. Must be getting on for nine by the light. Go home. Too late for LEAH,
[Oxen of the Sun] [18257] Send us bright one, light one, Horhorn, quickening and wombfruit. Send
[Oxen of the Sun] [18258] us bright one, light one, Horhorn, quickening and wombfruit. Send us
[Oxen of the Sun] [18259] bright one, light one, Horhorn, quickening and wombfruit.
[Oxen of the Sun] [18355] then had looked. Light swift her eyes kindled, bloom of blushes his word
[Oxen of the Sun] [18653] kick like Jeshurum. Therefore hast thou sinned against my light and hast
[Oxen of the Sun] [19396] the willer with the willed, and in an instant (FIAT!) light shall flood
[Oxen of the Sun] [19450] greatly more, than a capful of light odes can call your genius father.
[Oxen of the Sun] [19472] said with a light sigh. She is not the filly that she was. Never, by this
[Oxen of the Sun] [19590] good music, agreeable literature, light philosophy, instructive pictures,
[Oxen of the Sun] [19632] nought else could and in a very unsavoury light the tendency above
[Oxen of the Sun] [19682] (may it be the distant day!) and dout the light whereby you read in the
[Oxen of the Sun] [19937] against the light and even now that day is at hand when he shall come to
[Circe] [19979] THE CHILDREN: Where's the great light?
[Circe] [20072] (HE FLOURISHES HIS ASHPLANT, SHIVERING THE LAMP IMAGE, SHATTERING LIGHT
[Circe] [20085] allwisest Stagyrite was bitted, bridled and mounted by a light of love.
[Circe] [20188] AN INSTANT) Bit light in the head. Monthly or effect of the other.
[Circe] [20322] ARISES, DIFFUSING LIGHT AND PERFUME.)
[Circe] [20791] OF FELLOWCRAFT) No, no, worshipful master, light of love. Mistaken
[Circe] [21622] our light horse swept across the heights of Plevna and, uttering their
[Circe] [22176] MUSICROOM. A SHADE OF MAUVE TISSUEPAPER DIMS THE LIGHT OF THE CHANDELIER.
[Circe] [22396] light.
[Circe] [22426] THE OCEAN.) Aum! Baum! Pyjaum! I am the light of the homestead! I am the
[Circe] [22429] (A SKELETON JUDASHAND STRANGLES THE LIGHT. THE GREEN LIGHT WANES TO
[Circe] [22441] POT to a lady? (SHE STRETCHES UP TO LIGHT THE CIGARETTE OVER THE FLAME,
[Circe] [22562] MAUVE LIGHT, HEARING THE EVERFLYING MOTH.)
[Circe] [22578] that these night insects follow the light. An illusion for remember their
[Circe] [22930] bought it. Vanilla calms or? Mnemo. Confused light confuses memory. Red
[Circe] [23636] electric light. (SHE ARCHES HER BODY IN LASCIVIOUS CRISPATION, PLACING
[Circe] [23893] Parlour magic. Married. Hm. (HE STRIKES A MATCH AND PROCEEDS TO LIGHT THE
[Circe] [25086] TWO SHAFTS OF LIGHT FALL ON THE SMOKEPALLED ALTARSTONE. ON THE ALTARSTONE
[Circe] [25359] FROM STEPHEN'S CLOTHES WITH LIGHT HAND AND FINGERS) One pound seven. Not
[Eumeus] [25438] thoroughly into the spirit of the thing, he heroically made light of the
[Eumeus] [25510] light emanating from the brazier he could just make out the darker figure
[Eumeus] [25740] features did not throw a flood of light, none at all in fact on the
[Eumeus] [26828] much light on the subject, however, he brought to mind instances of
[Eumeus] [27058] GALLANT CAPTAIN kind of an individual in the light dragoons, the l8th
[Eumeus] [27472] the whole though favouring preferably light opera of the DON GIOVANNI
[Ithaca] [27659] prostitution, diet, the influence of gaslight or the light of arc and
[Ithaca] [27699] The influence of gaslight or electric light on the growth of adjoining
[Ithaca] [28011] Why did absence of light disturb him less than presence of noise?
[Ithaca] [28074] street, with the light of inspiration shining in his countenance and
[Ithaca] [28094] others. Light to the gentiles.
[Ithaca] [29149] persistence of infernal light, obscurity of terrestrial waters, pallor of
[Ithaca] [29192] light, her motion and her presence: the admonition of her craters, her
[Ithaca] [29199] In the second storey (rere) of his (Bloom's) house the light of a
[Ithaca] [29337] visible diffusion of the light of an invisible luminous body, the first
[Ithaca] [29757] unmolested river boating in secure wherry or light curricle with kedge
[Ithaca] [29961] light of reason, the incommensurable categorical intelligence situated in
[Ithaca] [30349] artificial light, silently suddenly comprehend?
[Ithaca] [30651] concentric circles of varying gradations of light and shadow.
[Penelope] [31091] he was putting Lead Kindly Light to music I put him up to that till the
[Penelope] [31656] out the light too so then there were 2 of us goodbye to my sleep for this
[Penelope] [32081] wont find many like me where softly sighs of love the light guitar where