Ulysses by James Joyce
ask

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 55 occurrences of the word:   ask

[Telemachus] [675] --Ask nothing more of me, sweet. All I can give you I give.
[Telemachus] [953] the key too. All. He will ask for it. That was in his eyes.
[Telemachus] [1056] --Better ask Seymour that.
[Nestor] [1166] --I know, sir. Ask me, sir, Comyn said.
[Nestor] [1286] --A riddle, sir? Ask me, sir.
[Nestor] [1288] --O, ask me, sir.
[Calypso] [2885] --Show here, she said. I put a mark in it. There's a word I wanted to ask
[Lotus-Eaters] [3205] Kernan. Couldn't ask him at a funeral, though. While his eyes still read
[Hades] [4593] --Better ask Tom Kernan, Mr Dedalus said.
[Aeolus] [5616] I could ask him perhaps about how to pronounce that VOGLIO. But
[Aeolus] [5622] there too. I'll just run out and ask him. Well, you can do that and just a
[Aeolus] [6663] that you came to him in the small hours of the morning to ask him about
[Aeolus] [6668] say about me? Don't ask.
[Lestrygonians] [7284] exactly understood. There's a priest. Could ask him. Par it's Greek:
[Lestrygonians] [7513] --I just called to ask on the way in is she over it. She's in the lying-in
[Lestrygonians] [8416] you weren't there. If you ask him to have a drink first thing he does he
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9799] slept it skills not to ask) and heard she had a soul. She read or had
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9954] is what we ask ourselves in childhood when we write the name that we are
[Wandering Rocks] [11567] Times of the troubles. Must ask Ned Lambert to lend me those
[Sirens] [12717] --Who may he be? he asked. Can you ask? Stephen, the youthful bard.
[Sirens] [12841] --Ask no questions and you'll hear no lies.
[Sirens] [13511] not ask Lambert he can tell you too.
[Sirens] [13622] enclos. Ask her no answ. Hold on. Five Dig. Two about here. Penny the
[Sirens] [13653] to. Know. O. Course if I didn't I wouldn't ask. La la la ree. Trails off
[Sirens] [13884] show. Clove her breath was always in theatre when she bent to ask a
[Cyclops] [15317] to ask about it on the floor of the house of commons.
[Cyclops] [15327] --Nannan's going too, says Joe. The league told him to ask a question
[Cyclops] [15332] honourable friend, the member for Shillelagh, may I ask the right
[Cyclops] [15674] sir, come up before me and ask me to make an order! A poor hardworking
[Cyclops] [16106] --What is your nation if I may ask? says the citizen.
[Nausicaa] [17376] --Wait, said Cissy, I'll run ask my uncle Peter over there what's the time
[Nausicaa] [17749] Bad plan however if you don't know how to end the conversation. Ask them a
[Nausicaa] [17750] question they ask you another. Good idea if you're stuck. Gain time. But
[Nausicaa] [17766] like. Ask you do you like mushrooms because she once knew a gentleman
[Nausicaa] [17767] who. Or ask you what someone was going to say when he changed his
[Nausicaa] [17862] whiff of stale boose. Then ask in the morning: was I drunk last
[Nausicaa] [17965] mock what matter? That's the way to find out. Ask yourself who is he now.
[Oxen of the Sun] [19034] table, took on to ask of Mr Mulligan himself whether his incipient
[Circe] [20638] PRIVATE CARR: (TO THE NAVVY) Portobello barracks canteen. You ask for
[Circe] [23146] BELLO: Ask for that every ten minutes. Beg. Pray for it as you never
[Circe] [23257] BLOOM: Don't ask me! Our mutual faith. Pleasants street. I only thought
[Circe] [23778] God'll ask you where is that
[Circe] [23939] ZOE: (TURNS) Ask my ballocks that I haven't got. (TO STEPHEN) I see it in
[Eumeus] [25565] --I wouldn't ask you only, pursued he, on my solemn oath and God knows
[Eumeus] [25656] --He is down on his luck. He asked me to ask you to ask somebody named
[Eumeus] [26570] Worthington or some name like that, eh? Ask the then captain, he advised
[Penelope] [30700] Yes because he never did a thing like that before as ask to get his
[Penelope] [30894] ask him to tuck down the collar of my blouse or touch him with my veil
[Penelope] [30898] mind Id just go to her and ask her do you love him and look her square in
[Penelope] [30944] the world what do they ask us to marry them for if were so bad as all
[Penelope] [31006] anything at all with a skirt on it and were not to ask any questions but
[Penelope] [31433] have it all in their tail if you ask me those country gougers up in the
[Penelope] [31832] now is he right in his head I ask pity it wasnt washing day my old pair
[Penelope] [32361] I asked him with my eyes to ask again yes and then he asked me would I