Ulysses by James Joyce

Leopold Bloom Telemachus
Scylla and Charybdis
Wandering Rocks
Oxen of the Sun

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There are 184 occurrences of the word:   asked

[Telemachus] [136] --You could have knelt down, damn it, Kinch, when your dying mother asked
[Telemachus] [256] --Then what is it? Buck Mulligan asked impatiently. Cough it up. I'm
[Telemachus] [262] --Do you wish me to tell you? he asked.
[Telemachus] [282] She asked you who was in your room.
[Telemachus] [292] --Did I say that? he asked. Well? What harm is that?
[Telemachus] [296] --And what is death, he asked, your mother's or yours or my own? You saw
[Telemachus] [300] to pray for your mother on her deathbed when she asked you. Why? Because
[Telemachus] [314] --Of what then? Buck Mulligan asked.
[Telemachus] [468] --Have you the key? a voice asked.
[Telemachus] [539] He turned to Stephen and asked in a fine puzzled voice, lifting his
[Telemachus] [585] --How much, sir? asked the old woman.
[Telemachus] [612] --Are you a medical student, sir? the old woman asked.
[Telemachus] [625] --Do you understand what he says? Stephen asked her.
[Telemachus] [702] He turned to Stephen and asked blandly:
[Telemachus] [732] --Would I make any money by it? Stephen asked.
[Telemachus] [796] At the foot of the ladder Buck Mulligan asked:
[Telemachus] [807] Haines asked:
[Telemachus] [822] --What is your idea of Hamlet? Haines asked Stephen.
[Telemachus] [925] --You're not a believer, are you? Haines asked. I mean, a believer in the
[Telemachus] [1081] --Are you not coming in? Buck Mulligan asked.
[Nestor] [1144] The boy's blank face asked the blank window.
[Nestor] [1197] --How, sir? Comyn asked. A bridge is across a river.
[Nestor] [1217] --Where do you begin in this? Stephen asked, opening another book.
[Nestor] [1257] --What, sir? Talbot asked simply, bending forward.
[Nestor] [1274] --Have I heard all? Stephen asked.
[Nestor] [1280] --Who can answer a riddle? Stephen asked.
[Nestor] [1344] --Do you understand how to do them now? he asked.
[Nestor] [1349] --Can you do them. yourself? Stephen asked.
[Nestor] [1627] --I don't mince words, do I? Mr Deasy asked as Stephen read on.
[Nestor] [1685] --What do you mean? Mr Deasy asked.
[Nestor] [1704] --What? Mr Deasy asked.
[Nestor] [1756] City Arms hotel. I asked him to lay my letter before the meeting. You see
[Nestor] [1794] --Why, sir? Stephen asked, beginning to smile.
[Calypso] [2773] --That do? he asked, turning.
[Calypso] [2849] --Who was the letter from? he asked.
[Calypso] [2892] --Met him what? he asked.
[Calypso] [2918] --Did you finish it? he asked.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3245] --Are there any letters for me? he asked.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3293] His eyes on the black tie and clothes he asked with low respect:
[Lotus-Eaters] [3671] Molly told me one time I asked her. I have sinned: or no: I have suffered,
[Hades] [3942] --Are we all here now? Martin Cunningham asked. Come along, Bloom.
[Hades] [3972] --What way is he taking us? Mr Power asked through both windows.
[Hades] [4044] --Are we late? Mr Power asked.
[Hades] [4083] --Did Tom Kernan turn up? Martin Cunningham asked, twirling the peak
[Hades] [4088] --And Corny Kelleher himself? Mr Power asked.
[Hades] [4148] --Did you read Dan Dawson's speech? Martin Cunningham asked.
[Hades] [4210] --Who? Mr Dedalus asked.
[Hades] [4232] Mr Power asked:
[Hades] [4314] --About the boatman? Mr Power asked.
[Hades] [4318] --What is that? Mr Dedalus asked. I didn't hear it.
[Hades] [4323] --What? Mr Dedalus asked. That confirmed bloody hobbledehoy is it?
[Hades] [4534] --Why? Mr Bloom asked, turning to Mr Dedalus. Wouldn't it be more
[Hades] [4706] --Was he insured? Mr Bloom asked.
[Hades] [4762] --How did he lose it? Ned Lambert asked. Liquor, what?
[Hades] [4925] --Who is that chap behind with Tom Kernan? John Henry Menton asked. I
[Hades] [4940] --What is he? he asked. What does he do? Wasn't he in the stationery line?
[Hades] [4970] --Did you hear that one, he asked them, about Mulcahy from the Coombe?
[Hades] [4979] evening to look for the grave of a friend of theirs. They asked for
[Hades] [5066] --How many have-you for tomorrow? the caretaker asked.
[Hades] [5174] He asked me to.
[Hades] [5181] ads. Charley, you're my darling. That was why he asked me to. O well,
[Aeolus] [5551] --Did you? Hynes asked.
[Aeolus] [5666] --Monks, sir? a voice asked from the castingbox.
[Aeolus] [5750] quizzing face, asked of it sourly:
[Aeolus] [5761] about that, Simon? he asked over the fringe of his newspaper. How's that
[Aeolus] [5790] --What is it? Mr Bloom asked.
[Aeolus] [5806] --Is it his speech last night? Mr Bloom asked.
[Aeolus] [5845] --Is the editor to be seen? J. J. O'Molloy asked, looking towards the
[Aeolus] [5917] stared about them and the harsh voice asked:
[Aeolus] [5935] --Will you join us, Myles? Ned Lambert asked.
[Aeolus] [5944] --Where was that, Myles? Ned Lambert asked with a reflective glance at
[Aeolus] [5976] --What about that leader this evening? professor MacHugh asked, coming
[Aeolus] [5995] --Who wants a dead cert for the Gold cup? he asked. Sceptre with O.
[Aeolus] [6187] --Do you know that story about chief baron Palles? J. J. O'Molloy asked.
[Aeolus] [6215] --Who? the editor asked.
[Aeolus] [6240] Garrett Deasy asked me to ...
[Aeolus] [6250] --Is he a widower? Stephen asked.
[Aeolus] [6604] --What was that? the professor asked.
[Aeolus] [6646] --You like it? J. J. O'Molloy asked Stephen.
[Aeolus] [6809] O'Madden Burke asked. 'Tis the hour, methinks, when the winejug,
[Aeolus] [6877] --Where is that? the professor asked.
[Aeolus] [7086] --But what do you call it? Myles Crawford asked. Where did they get the
[Lestrygonians] [7459] --What? Mr Bloom asked.
[Lestrygonians] [7475] --What is it? Mr Bloom asked, taking the card. U.P.?
[Lestrygonians] [7504] --Do you ever see anything of Mrs Beaufoy? Mr Bloom asked.
[Lestrygonians] [7544] --Who is he if it's a fair question? Mrs Breen asked. Is he dotty?
[Lestrygonians] [8362] --Was he? Nosey Flynn said. So he was, faith. I asked him how was all at
[Lestrygonians] [8381] --How so? Davy Byrne asked, coming from his book.
[Lestrygonians] [8441] --Who's standing? Paddy Leonard asked.
[Lestrygonians] [8445] --Well, what'll it be? Paddy Leonard asked.
[Lestrygonians] [8452] --How is the main drainage? Nosey Flynn asked, sipping.
[Lestrygonians] [8466] --Zinfandel is it? Nosey Flynn asked.
[Lestrygonians] [8569] --Do you want to cross? Mr Bloom asked.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8764] --Have you found those six brave medicals, John Eglinton asked with
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8857] --Which of the two, Stephen asked, would have banished me from his
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9064] John Eglinton's carping voice asked. Her ghost at least has been laid for
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9147] --Are you going? John Eglinton's active eyebrows asked. Shall we see you
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9193] coming too. Moore asked him to bring Haines. Did you hear Miss Mitchell's
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9438] --You were speaking of the gaseous vertebrate, if I mistake not? he asked
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9493] --For Willie Hughes, is it not? the quaker librarian asked.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9589] asked, creaked, asked:
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9976] --What is that, Mr Dedalus? the quaker librarian asked. Was it a
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10151] --Are you going to write it? Mr Best asked. You ought to make it a
[Wandering Rocks] [10690] --What's the best news? he asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [10749] --Did you put in the books? Boody asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [10759] --Where did you try? Boody asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [10769] --What's in the pot? she asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [10777] Katey, lifting the kettlelid in a pad of her stained skirt, asked:
[Wandering Rocks] [10785] --Where did you get it? Katey asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [10865] --What's the damage? he asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [10872] --This for me? he asked gallantly.
[Wandering Rocks] [10884] --May I say a word to your telephone, missy? he asked roguishly.
[Wandering Rocks] [10984] --Who's that? Ned Lambert asked. Is that Crotty?
[Wandering Rocks] [11064] He turned to J. J. O'Molloy and asked:
[Wandering Rocks] [11125] --But how does it work here, Tommy? he asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [11396] --Did you get any money? Dilly asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [11403] --How do you know that? Mr Dedalus asked, his tongue in his cheek.
[Wandering Rocks] [11681] --What have you there? Stephen asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [11691] --What did you buy that for? he asked. To learn French?
[Wandering Rocks] [11732] --With a broken back, is it? Mr Dedalus asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [11775] --And how is that BASSO PROFONDO, Benjamin? Father Cowley asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [11929] --What Dignam was that? long John Fanning asked.
[Wandering Rocks] [11962] --What was it? Martin Cunningham asked, as they went on up the staircase.
[Wandering Rocks] [11979] --Is that he? Haines asked, twisting round in his seat.
[Sirens] [12403] --Is that her? asked miss Kennedy.
[Sirens] [12414] --Who? Where? gold asked more eagerly.
[Sirens] [12454] --What is it? loud boots unmannerly asked.
[Sirens] [12505] --Those things only bring out a rash, replied, reseated. I asked that old
[Sirens] [12678] He asked. She answered:
[Sirens] [12682] She asked. Miss voice of Kennedy answered, a second teacup poised,
[Sirens] [12713] --Who may he be? Mr Dedalus asked.
[Sirens] [12717] --Who may he be? he asked. Can you ask? Stephen, the youthful bard.
[Sirens] [12837] --Did she fall or was she pushed? he asked her.
[Sirens] [12888] --Why don't you grow? asked Blazes Boylan.
[Sirens] [12923] --What time is that? asked Blazes Boylan. Four?
[Sirens] [13296] --Which air is that? asked Leopold Bloom.
[Sirens] [13556] First gentleman told Mina that was so. She asked him was that so.
[Sirens] [13645] --Answering an ad? keen Richie's eyes asked Bloom.
[Sirens] [13736] --What are the wild waves saying? he asked her, smiled.
[Sirens] [14101] --The wife has a fine voice. Or had. What? Lidwell asked.
[Cyclops] [14702] brought and evidently afforded relief. Asked if he had any message
[Cyclops] [15181] hear him lapping it up a mile off. And Joe asked him would he have
[Cyclops] [15200] Martin asked me to go to the house. You see, he, Dignam, I mean, didn't
[Nausicaa] [17008] a man among men. But waiting, always waiting to be asked and it was leap
[Nausicaa] [17045] Edy Boardman asked Tommy Caffrey was he done and he said yes so
[Nausicaa] [17082] sometimes. For instance when she asked you would you have some more
[Nausicaa] [17205] she cried behind the hood of the pushcar and Edy asked where was Cissy
[Nausicaa] [17371] gentle hint about its being late. And when Cissy came up Edy asked her the
[Nausicaa] [17422] when Edy asked her was she heartbroken about her best boy throwing her
[Nausicaa] [17471] Edy asked what and she was just going to tell her to catch it while it was
[Nausicaa] [17536] Father Conroy handed him his hat to put on and crosscat Edy asked wasn't
[Oxen of the Sun] [18359] Glad after she was that ere adread was. Her he asked if O'Hare Doctor
[Oxen of the Sun] [18366] man then right earnest asked the nun of which death the dead man was died
[Oxen of the Sun] [18379] nursingwoman and he asked her how it fared with the woman that lay there
[Oxen of the Sun] [18529] for all ages founded. All they bachelors then asked of sir Leopold would
[Oxen of the Sun] [18617] Eccles, goodly grinning, asked young Stephen what was the reason why he
[Oxen of the Sun] [18841] sides. The other, Costello that is, hearing this talk asked was it poetry
[Oxen of the Sun] [19026] nearest neighbour. Mr Mulligan, now perceiving the table, asked for whom
[Oxen of the Sun] [19053] contrary balance of the bottle asked the narrator as plainly as was ever
[Oxen of the Sun] [19223] But with what fitness, let it be asked of the noble lord, his patron, has
[Oxen of the Sun] [19442] school together in Conmee's time. He asked about Glaucon, Alcibiades,
[Circe] [20584] was her name, and the poodle in her lap bridled up and you asked me if I
[Circe] [23156] FLORRY: (PULLS AT BELLO) Let me on him now. You had enough. I asked
[Eumeus] [25656] --He is down on his luck. He asked me to ask you to ask somebody named
[Eumeus] [25802] --Is that so? Mr Bloom asked. Of course, he subjoined pensively, at the
[Eumeus] [25839] --You know Simon Dedalus? he asked at length.
[Eumeus] [26223] --Did it hurt much doing it? one asked the sailor.
[Eumeus] [26247] --Eaten alive? a third asked the sailor.
[Eumeus] [26471] accounts for character. That's why I asked you if you wrote your poetry
[Eumeus] [26922] --Is that first epistle to the Hebrews, he asked as soon as his bottom
[Penelope] [30889] asked who are you going to and I said over to Floey and he made me the
[Penelope] [30947] asked him hed say its from the Greek leave us as wise as we were before
[Penelope] [30956] old maids of sisters when I stood up and asked the girl where it was what
[Penelope] [30972] out when he asked to take off my stockings lying on the hearthrug in
[Penelope] [30976] in 10 to Katty Lanner and beat her what does that mean I asked him I
[Penelope] [31283] like that I asked him about her and that word met something with hoses in
[Penelope] [31474] brought it in with the coffee she stood there standing when I asked her
[Penelope] [31688] anyone asked could he ride the steeplechase for the gold cup hed say yes
[Penelope] [31804] like a fishwoman when I asked to go for a half a stone of potatoes the
[Penelope] [32320] dont they go and create something I often asked him atheists or whatever
[Penelope] [32336] asked me to say yes and I wouldnt answer first only looked out over the
[Penelope] [32361] I asked him with my eyes to ask again yes and then he asked me would I