Ulysses by James Joyce
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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] [272] --Do you remember the first day I went to your house after my mother's
[Telemachus] [700] --Our swim first, Buck Mulligan said.
[Telemachus] [826] a few pints in me first.
[Nestor] [1438] leather of its chairs. As on the first day he bargained with me here. As
[Nestor] [1447] --First, our little financial settlement, he said.
[Nestor] [1714] the Greeks made war on Troy. A faithless wife first brought the strangers
[Proteus] [1978] bell the first bell in the transept (he is lifting his) and, rising, heard
[Calypso] [2662] slowly, behind her moving hams. Pleasant to see first thing in the
[Calypso] [2726] oldest, the first race. A bent hag crossed from Cassidy's, clutching a
[Calypso] [2908] first night after the charades. Dolphin's Barn. He turned over the
[Calypso] [2921] first fellow all the time?
[Calypso] [3001] Fifteen yesterday. Curious, fifteenth of the month too. Her first
[Calypso] [3005] the first poor little Rudy wouldn't live. Well, God is good, sir. She
[Calypso] [3042] Milly too. Young kisses: the first. Far away now past. Mrs Marion.
[Calypso] [3121] Quietly he read, restraining himself, the first column and, yielding but
[Calypso] [3146] night hours. Washing her teeth. That was the first night. Her head
[Lotus-Eaters] [3544] Weak joy opened his lips. Changed since the first letter. Wonder
[Lotus-Eaters] [3646] Stupefies them first. Hospice for the dying. They don't seem to chew it:
[Lotus-Eaters] [3658] idea behind it, kind of kingdom of God is within you feel. First
[Lotus-Eaters] [3700] Rossini. Father Bernard Vaughan's sermon first. Christ or Pilate? Christ,
[Lotus-Eaters] [3783] up last? Wait. I changed a sovereign I remember. First of the month it
[Lotus-Eaters] [3794] to physic himself a bit. Electuary or emulsion. The first fellow that
[Hades] [3930] Martin Cunningham, first, poked his silkhatted head into the creaking
[Hades] [4464] Boots giving evidence. Thought he was asleep first. Then saw like yellow
[Hades] [4545] --First round Dunphy's, Mr Dedalus said, nodding. Gordon Bennett cup.
[Hades] [4685] much dead weight. Felt heavier myself stepping out of that bath. First the
[Hades] [4701] --O God! Mr Power whispered. First I heard of it. Poisoned himself?
[Hades] [4733] never comes. One must go first: alone, under the ground: and lie no more
[Hades] [5007] of a shave. Grey sprouting beard. That's the first sign when the hairs
[Hades] [5011] thrill her first. Courting death ... Shades of night hovering here with
[Hades] [5053] power seeing all the others go under first. Wonder how he looks at life.
[Hades] [5062] of mourning first. Hard to imagine his funeral. Seems a sort of a joke.
[Hades] [5082] man buries. No, ants too. First thing strikes anybody. Bury the dead. Say
[Hades] [5127] Must be damned unpleasant. Can't believe it at first. Mistake must be:
[Hades] [5337] of mine: the bias. Why he took such a rooted dislike to me. Hate at first
[Aeolus] [5586] Let him take that in first.
[Aeolus] [5649] Sllt. The nethermost deck of the first machine jogged forward its
[Aeolus] [5650] flyboard with sllt the first batch of quirefolded papers. Sllt. Almost
[Aeolus] [5681] Three months' renewal. Want to get some wind off my chest first. Try
[Aeolus] [5702] Reads it backwards first. Quickly he does it. Must require some practice
[Aeolus] [5717] him out perhaps. Better phone him up first. Number? Yes. Same as Citron's
[Aeolus] [5783] this long time perhaps. Living to spite them. Might go first himself.
[Aeolus] [6155] Myles Crawford blew his first puff violently towards the ceiling.
[Aeolus] [6179] as we read in the first chapter of Guinness's, were partial to the running
[Aeolus] [6191] --First my riddle, Lenehan said. Are you ready?
[Aeolus] [6498] there first. There was weeping and gnashing of teeth over that. Out of an
[Aeolus] [6850] The first newsboy came pattering down the stairs at their heels and
[Lestrygonians] [7314] of it himself first. Or the inkbottle I suggested with a false stain
[Lestrygonians] [7343] buttons. She didn't like it because I sprained my ankle first day she wore
[Lestrygonians] [7600] First to the meet and in at the death. Strong as a brood mare some of
[Lestrygonians] [7659] His first bow to the public. Head like a prize pumpkin. Snuffy Dr Murren.
[Lestrygonians] [7872] some first Saturday of the month. If I could get an introduction to
[Lestrygonians] [8265] the dog first. Led on by the smell or the look. Tempting fruit. Ice
[Lestrygonians] [8273] hare. First catch your hare. Chinese eating eggs fifty years old, blue
[Lestrygonians] [8334] did Pygmalion and Galatea what would she say first? Mortal! Put you in
[Lestrygonians] [8416] you weren't there. If you ask him to have a drink first thing he does he
[Lestrygonians] [8506] having fully digested the contents. First sweet then savoury. Mr Bloom
[Lestrygonians] [8520] Feel better. Burgundy. Good pick me up. Who distilled first? Some chap in
[Lestrygonians] [8600] for him. Have to be spoonfed first. Like a child's hand, his hand. Like
[Lestrygonians] [8609] --Right now? First turn to the left.
[Lestrygonians] [8685] MESSIAH was first given for that. Yes. Handel. What about going out
[Lestrygonians] [8689] Mr Bloom came to Kildare street. First I must. Library.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8771] FIRST HE TICKLED HER
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8820] --The schoolmen were schoolboys first, Stephen said superpolitely.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8839] bad karma first. Mrs Cooper Oakley once glimpsed our very illustrious
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9068] saw him into and out of the world. She took his first embraces. She bore
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9234] first a sundering.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9350] --Mr Brandes accepts it, Stephen said, as the first play of the closing
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9399] cornfield first (ryefield, I should say) and he will never be a victor in
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9402] first undoing. The tusk of the boar has wounded him there where love lies
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9405] driving him into a new passion, a darker shadow of the first, darkening
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9706] dear Willun, when he went and died on her, raging that he was the first
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9709] granddaddy's words, wed her second, having killed her first.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9729] From the first draft but he did not leave out
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9836] mystical estate upon his son. Boccaccio's Calandrino was the first and
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10048] The other four acts of that play hang limply from that first. Of all his
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10119] badly (He gave us light first and the sun two days later), the lord of
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10257] first child a girl?
[Wandering Rocks] [10607] Mary Rochfort, daughter of lord Molesworth, first countess of Belvedere.
[Wandering Rocks] [10610] Ennel, Mary, first countess of Belvedere, listlessly walking in the
[Wandering Rocks] [10825] --Put these in first, will you? he said.
[Wandering Rocks] [11487] Crimmins? First rate, sir. I was afraid you might be up in your other
[Wandering Rocks] [11767] He stood beside them beaming, on them first and on his roomy clothes from
[Wandering Rocks] [12210] Chardenal's first French primer, saw sunshades spanned and wheelspokes
[Sirens] [12321] When first he saw. Alas!
[Sirens] [12601] doors as I. Religion pays. Must see him for that par. Eat first. I want.
[Sirens] [13176] passed a remark. It was indeed, first gentleman said, beautiful weather.
[Sirens] [13181] hair slowmoving, lord lieuten. Too much trouble, first gentleman said. O,
[Sirens] [13287] the gods of the old Royal with little Peake. And when the first note.
[Sirens] [13350] --WHEN FIRST I SAW THAT FORM ENDEARING ...
[Sirens] [13368] from both depart when first they heard. When first they saw, lost Richie
[Sirens] [13370] least, her first merciful lovesoft oftloved word.
[Sirens] [13423] wait. How first he saw that form endearing, how sorrow seemed to part,
[Sirens] [13432] First night when first I saw her at Mat Dillon's in Terenure. Yellow,
[Sirens] [13443] warbling. First I saw. She thanked me. Why did she me? Fate. Spanishy
[Sirens] [13481] first gent with tank and bronze miss Douce and gold MJiss Mina.
[Sirens] [13495] coral lips, at first, at second. She did not mind.
[Sirens] [13556] First gentleman told Mina that was so. She asked him was that so.
[Sirens] [13560] believe: George Lidwell, no: miss Dou did not: the first, the first: gent
[Sirens] [13723] Lovely seaside girls. Skin tanned raw. Should have put on coldcream first
[Sirens] [14103] --O, that must be the tuner, Lydia said to Simonlionel first I saw, forgot
[Sirens] [14134] Mickey Rooney's band. Wonder how it first struck him. Sitting at home
[Sirens] [14162] day along the quay towards Mr Bloom. When first he saw that form
[Sirens] [14183] last rose of summer, rose of Castile. First Lid, De, Cow, Ker, Doll, a
[Cyclops] [14274] avoirdupois of first choice tea at three shillings and no pence per pound
[Cyclops] [14472] Velasquez, Captain Nemo, Tristan and Isolde, the first Prince of Wales,
[Cyclops] [14693] levels. In reply to a question as to his first sensations in the great
[Cyclops] [15566] first.
[Cyclops] [15679] the daughter of the skies, the virgin moon being then in her first
[Cyclops] [15684] first chargeant upon the property in the matter of the will
[Cyclops] [15714] him he needn't trouble about that little matter till the first but if he
[Cyclops] [15930] first Irish battleship is seen breasting the waves with our own flag to
[Cyclops] [16141] refectory, Curley's hole, the three birthplaces of the first duke of
[Nausicaa] [16796] first babyish words. Cissy Caffrey bent over to him to tease his fat
[Nausicaa] [16904] Novelette, who had first advised her to try eyebrowleine which gave that
[Nausicaa] [16935] and of course Gerty knew Who came first and after Him the Blessed
[Nausicaa] [16995] known from the very first that her daydream of a marriage has been
[Nausicaa] [17004] husky voice and snatched a half kiss (the first!) but it was only the end
[Nausicaa] [17574] him draw her face to his and the first quick hot touch of his
[Nausicaa] [17678] sacrifice. Milly delighted with Molly's new blouse. At first.
[Nausicaa] [17681] He wore a pair of gaiters the night that first we met. His lovely
[Nausicaa] [17772] came to the use of reason, he, he and he. First kiss does the trick. The
[Nausicaa] [17774] their eye, on the sly. First thoughts are best. Remember that till their
[Nausicaa] [17853] always round them. Cocoanut skulls, monkeys, not even closed at first,
[Nausicaa] [17942] of forbidden priest. O, father, will you? Let me be the first to.
[Nausicaa] [18118] touch. Loved to count my waistcoat buttons. Her first stays I
[Nausicaa] [18122] wakening me. Frightened she was when her nature came on her first.
[Nausicaa] [18149] name. Takes it for granted we're going to pop off first. That widow
[Oxen of the Sun] [18598] FIRST THREE MONTHS SHE WAS NOT WELL, STABOO, when here nurse Quigley from
[Oxen of the Sun] [18677] die: over us dead they bend. First, saved from waters of old Nile, among
[Oxen of the Sun] [18751] could conceive no thought of it for, first, Two-in-the-Bush whither she
[Oxen of the Sun] [18774] and faggots that would catch at first fire. All the world saying, for
[Oxen of the Sun] [18779] poring up at them and some sheet lightnings at first and after, past ten
[Oxen of the Sun] [18786] or coach or fiacre seen about but no more crack after that first. Over
[Oxen of the Sun] [18917] lord Harry's orders. There was bad blood between them at first, says Mr
[Oxen of the Sun] [18924] but the first rule of the course was that the others were to row with
[Oxen of the Sun] [18934] could never learn a word of it except the first personal pronoun which he
[Oxen of the Sun] [19104] nay, the only garment. The first, said she (and here my pretty
[Oxen of the Sun] [19106] tipped with her tongue the outer chamber of my ear), the first is a bath
[Oxen of the Sun] [19158] To revert to Mr Bloom who, after his first entry, had been conscious of
[Oxen of the Sun] [19169] thrust like a crookback toothed and feet first into the world, which the
[Oxen of the Sun] [19374] thought. Or it is the same figure, a year or so gone over, in his first
[Oxen of the Sun] [19390] in Hatch street, hard by the bonded stores there, the first. Together
[Oxen of the Sun] [19395] first night, the bridenight. They are entwined in nethermost darkness,
[Oxen of the Sun] [19567] science cannot answer--at present--such as the first problem submitted by
[Oxen of the Sun] [19660] first bloom of her new motherhood, breathing a silent prayer of
[Circe] [20080] sense but the first entelechy, the structural rhythm.
[Circe] [20211] bones at midnight. A fence more likely. First place murderer makes for.
[Circe] [20318] water. Shop closes early on Thursday. But the first thing in the morning.
[Circe] [20659] row. Then jump in first class with third ticket. Then too far. Train with
[Circe] [20684] speak to him first. Like women they like RENCONTRES. Stinks like a
[Circe] [20705] FIRST WATCH: Caught in the act. Commit no nuisance.
[Circe] [20746] FIRST WATCH: Come. Name and address.
[Circe] [20753] FIRST WATCH: Proof.
[Circe] [20762] FIRST WATCH: (READS) Henry Flower. No fixed abode. Unlawfully watching
[Circe] [20773] navy. Uniform that does it. (HE TURNS GRAVELY TO THE FIRST WATCH) Still,
[Circe] [20787] FIRST WATCH: (STERNLY) Come to the station.
[Circe] [20815] FIRST WATCH: Regiment.
[Circe] [20825] BLOOM: (HIS HAND ON THE SHOULDER OF THE FIRST WATCH) My old dad too was a
[Circe] [20832] FIRST WATCH: Profession or trade.
[Circe] [20896] FIRST WATCH: The King versus Bloom. Call the woman Driscoll.
[Circe] [20910] FIRST WATCH: What do you tax him with?
[Circe] [20924] FIRST WATCH: The offence complained of? Did something happen?
[Circe] [21220] FIRST WATCH: He is a marked man. Another girl's plait cut. Wanted: Jack
[Circe] [21270] FIRST WATCH: Infernal machine with a time fuse.
[Circe] [21274] FIRST WATCH: (DRAWS HIS TRUNCHEON) Liar!
[Circe] [21296] FIRST WATCH: It is not in the penny catechism.
[Circe] [21563] ruler of this realm. God save Leopold the First!
[Circe] [21565] ALL: God save Leopold the First!
[Circe] [22045] flatties. Nip the first rattler.
[Circe] [22165] ZOE: Ladies first, gentlemen after.
[Circe] [22574] friend Bruin more than half a dozen barrels of first choice malt vinegar.
[Circe] [22791] heart, mine love. (HE PLUCKS HIS LUTESTRINGS) When first I saw ...
[Circe] [23189] chilly at first in such delicate thighcasing but the frilly flimsiness of
[Circe] [23293] in gilded heels. First I'll have a go at you myself. A man I know on the
[Circe] [23377] PANES, CRIES OUT) I see her! It's she! The first night at Mat Dillon's!
[Circe] [23749] BLOOM: (CONTEMPTUOUSLY) Clean your nailless middle finger first, your
[Circe] [24160] Remember Pasiphae for whose lust my grandoldgrossfather made the first
[Circe] [25184] FIRST WATCH: What's wrong here?
[Circe] [25210] FIRST WATCH: (TAKES OUT HIS NOTEBOOK) What's his name?
[Circe] [25215] FIRST WATCH: Name and address.
[Circe] [25229] FIRST WATCH: (TURNS TO THE CROWD) Here, what are you all gaping at? Move
[Circe] [25238] FIRST WATCH: (LAUGHS) I suppose so.
[Circe] [25257] FIRST WATCH: O. I understand, sir.
[Circe] [25261] FIRST WATCH: It was only in case of corporal injuries I'd have to report
[Eumeus] [25454] his mind somehow in Talbot place, first turning on the right, while the
[Eumeus] [25578] Corley at the first go-off was inclined to suspect it was something to do
[Eumeus] [25729] by artificial respiration and what they call first aid at Skerries, or
[Eumeus] [25781] Accordingly his first act was with characteristic SANGFROID to order
[Eumeus] [25954] a bit since I first joined on. I was in the Red Sea. I was in China and
[Eumeus] [26307] of from the very first start. Whoever embarked on a policy of the sort,
[Eumeus] [26323] possibility of its annihilation by its First Cause Who, from all I can
[Eumeus] [26412] fabrication though at first blush there was not much inherent probability
[Eumeus] [26887] allembracing give us this day our daily press. First he got a bit of a
[Eumeus] [26922] --Is that first epistle to the Hebrews, he asked as soon as his bottom
[Eumeus] [26925] --It is. Really, Mr Bloom said (though first he fancied he alluded to the
[Eumeus] [27013] first.
[Eumeus] [27016] commented. She put the first nail in his coffin.
[Eumeus] [27030] of sweet nothings. First it was strictly Platonic till nature intervened
[Eumeus] [27086] the first land called the Deadman and from Ramhead to Scilly was so and
[Eumeus] [27191] she, however, was the first to perceive. As those were particularly hot
[Eumeus] [27276] question, then at its first inception, bulked largely in people's mind
[Eumeus] [27399] To cut a long story short Bloom, grasping the situation, was the first to
[Eumeus] [27400] rise from his seat so as not to outstay their welcome having first and
[Eumeus] [27455] in its way, was a bit too heavy for Bloom and hard to follow at the first
[Eumeus] [27458] GLORIA in that being, to his mind, the acme of first class music as such,
[Eumeus] [27555] which Bloom appreciated at the very first note he got out, could easily,
[Ithaca] [27694] from two different points of observation Sandycove and Dublin) at first
[Ithaca] [27780] its freely moving flange and by leverage of the first kind applied at its
[Ithaca] [27827] first residence in Dublin, number thirteen Fitzgibbon street: of his
[Ithaca] [28150] What lines concluded his first piece of original verse written by him,
[Ithaca] [28178] What acrostic upon the abbreviation of his first name had he (kinetic
[Ithaca] [28246] Two. The first in the lilacgarden of Matthew Dillon's house, Medina
[Ithaca] [28357] matriculation, first arts, second arts and arts degree courses of the
[Ithaca] [28644] Why was the chant arrested at the conclusion of this first distich?
[Ithaca] [28702] Recite the first (major) part of this chanted legend.
[Ithaca] [28707] AND THE VERY FIRST BALL LITTLE HARRY HUGHES PLAYED
[Ithaca] [28713] How did the son of Rudolph receive this first part?
[Ithaca] [28818] Did that first division, portending a second division, afflict him?
[Ithaca] [29036] What spectacle confronted them when they, first the host, then the guest,
[Ithaca] [29218] At Stephen's suggestion, at Bloom's instigation both, first Stephen, then
[Ithaca] [29221] their gazes, first Bloom's, then Stephen's, elevated to the projected
[Ithaca] [29226] The trajectories of their, first sequent, then simultaneous, urinations
[Ithaca] [29337] visible diffusion of the light of an invisible luminous body, the first
[Ithaca] [29885] first, vast number of the second and immense quantity of the third, every
[Ithaca] [29971] What did the first drawer unlocked contain?
[Ithaca] [30134] What first reminiscence had he of Rudolph Bloom (deceased)?
[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] [30430] last, only and alone whereas he is neither first nor last nor only nor
[Ithaca] [30435] Assuming Mulvey to be the first term of his series, Penrose, Bartell
[Ithaca] [30458] transmitted, first with alarm, then with understanding, then with desire,
[Penelope] [30708] of the world let us have a bit of fun first God help the world if all the
[Penelope] [30803] its only the first time after that its just the ordinary do it and think
[Penelope] [30805] first you sometimes love to wildly when you feel that way so nice all
[Penelope] [30882] giving in only for I knew he was gone on me and the first socialist he
[Penelope] [30966] when we were in the other room first he meant the shoes that are too
[Penelope] [31049] like the messengerboy today I thought it was a putoff first him sending
[Penelope] [31050] the port and the peaches first and I was just beginning to yawn with
[Penelope] [31109] pass in review the first time I saw the Spanish cavalry at La Roque it
[Penelope] [31141] with his dirty eyes Val Dillon that big heathen I first noticed him at
[Penelope] [31171] today thats all he bought me out of the cheque he got on the first O no
[Penelope] [31197] suppose hes like the first man going the roads only for the name of a
[Penelope] [31214] and I thought first it came out of her side because how could she go to
[Penelope] [31228] me a great mirada once or twice first he was as stiff as the mischief
[Penelope] [31248] making it too marked the first time after him being insulted and me being
[Penelope] [31366] I was with father and captain Grove I looked up at the church first and
[Penelope] [31375] Moonstone to read that was the first I read of Wilkie Collins East Lynne
[Penelope] [31473] Mulveys was the first when I was in bed that morning and Mrs Rubio
[Penelope] [31495] he was the first man kissed me under the Moorish wall my sweetheart when
[Penelope] [31527] his for a moment but I wouldnt lee him he was awfully put out first for
[Penelope] [31539] tormented the life out of him first tickling him I loved rousing that dog
[Penelope] [31619] accent first he so English all father left me in spite of his stamps Ive
[Penelope] [31622] on my lips let them get a husband first thats fit to be looked at and a
[Penelope] [31681] toenails first like he does with the letters no not with Boylan there yes
[Penelope] [31713] confusion musical academy he was going to make on the first floor
[Penelope] [31744] bolted the door first gave me the fidgets coming in without knocking
[Penelope] [31745] first when I put the chair against the door just as I was washing myself
[Penelope] [31878] only my blouse and skirt first in the other room he was so busy where he
[Penelope] [31923] natural weakness it was he excited me I dont know how the first night
[Penelope] [31978] tomorrow first Ill look at his shirt to see or Ill see if he has that
[Penelope] [32004] two doing skirt duty up and down I tried to wink at him first no use of
[Penelope] [32036] always turning up half screwed singing the second verse first the old
[Penelope] [32054] thing nor the other the first cry was enough for me I heard the
[Penelope] [32070] poetry laughed at I always liked poetry when I was a girl first I thought
[Penelope] [32218] name Id go and drown myself in the first river if I had a name like her O
[Penelope] [32285] smellrump or lick my shit or the first mad thing comes into my head then
[Penelope] [32305] day first I want to do the place up someway the dust grows in it I think
[Penelope] [32307] first I must clean the keys of the piano with milk whatll I wear shall I
[Penelope] [32321] they call themselves go and wash the cobbles off themselves first then
[Penelope] [32324] who was the first person in the universe before there was anybody that
[Penelope] [32329] me yes first I gave him the bit of seedcake out of my mouth and it was
[Penelope] [32336] asked me to say yes and I wouldnt answer first only looked out over the
[Penelope] [32362] yes to say yes my mountain flower and first I put my arms around him yes