Ulysses by James Joyce
well

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] [166] --They fit well enough, Stephen answered.
[Telemachus] [173] look damn well when you're dressed.
[Telemachus] [292] --Did I say that? he asked. Well? What harm is that?
[Telemachus] [656] --Bill, sir? she said, halting. Well, it's seven mornings a pint at
[Telemachus] [729] --Well, I mean it, Haines said, still speaking to Stephen. I was just
[Telemachus] [744] --Well? Stephen said. The problem is to get money. From whom? From the
[Telemachus] [775] boots. Contradiction. Do I contradict myself? Very well then, I
[Nestor] [1138] --Very good. Well?
[Nestor] [1489] times now. Three nooses round me here. Well? I can break them in this
[Nestor] [1727] --Well, sir, he began ...
[Proteus] [2100] postprandial. Well: SLAINTE! Around the slabbed tables the tangle of wined
[Proteus] [2180] bloody well gigant rolls all them bloody well boulders, bones for my
[Proteus] [2307] No. Must be two of em. Glue em well. Mouth to her mouth's kiss.
[Calypso] [2560] sherbet. Dander along all day. Might meet a robber or two. Well, meet
[Calypso] [2736] chilling his blood: age crusting him with a salt cloak. Well, I am here
[Calypso] [3005] the first poor little Rudy wouldn't live. Well, God is good, sir. She
[Calypso] [3016] O, well: she knows how to mind herself. But if not? No, nothing has
[Calypso] [3147] dancing. Her fansticks clicking. Is that Boylan well off? He has money.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3311] of the Grosvenor. The porter hoisted the valise up on the well. She stood
[Lotus-Eaters] [3358] display of. ESPRIT DE CORPS. Well, what are you gaping at?
[Lotus-Eaters] [3368] --Wife well, I suppose? M'Coy's changed voice said.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3409] --O, well, he said. That's good news.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3413] --Well, glad to see you looking fit, he said. Meet you knocking around.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3426] could. Well, tolloll. Just C. P. M'Coy will do.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3466] face. That day! O, dear! O, dear! Ffoo! Well, perhaps it was best for
[Lotus-Eaters] [3582] fruit, olives, lovely cool water out of a well, stonecold like the hole in
[Lotus-Eaters] [3667] He saw the priest stow the communion cup away, well in, and kneel
[Lotus-Eaters] [3782] affair. O well, poor fellow, it's not his fault. When was it I got it made
[Hades] [4185] automatic so that the wheel itself much handier? Well but that fellow
[Hades] [4186] would lose his job then? Well but then another fellow would get a job
[Hades] [4223] looking at them: well pared. And after: thinking alone. Body getting a bit
[Hades] [4236] --O, very well, Mr Bloom said. I hear great accounts of it. It's a good
[Hades] [4241] --Well no, Mr Bloom said. In point of fact I have to go down to the
[Hades] [4307] --Well, nearly all of us.
[Hades] [4419] --Poor little thing, Mr Dedalus said. It's well out of it.
[Hades] [4537] --Well, there's something in that, Mr Dedalus granted.
[Hades] [4802] Chilly place this. Want to feed well, sitting in there all the morning in
[Hades] [5017] ghost story in bed to make her sleep. Have you ever seen a ghost? Well, I
[Hades] [5032] edgings. His garden Major Gamble calls Mount Jerome. Well, so it is.
[Hades] [5037] his price. Well preserved fat corpse, gentleman, epicure, invaluable
[Hades] [5083] Robinson Crusoe was true to life. Well then Friday buried him. Every
[Hades] [5126] go next. Well, it is a long rest. Feel no more. It's the moment you feel.
[Hades] [5141] We are praying now for the repose of his soul. Hoping you're well
[Hades] [5156] distress. Three days. Rather long to keep them in summer. Just as well
[Hades] [5181] ads. Charley, you're my darling. That was why he asked me to. O well,
[Hades] [5199] Didn't hear. What? Where has he disappeared to? Not a sign. Well of
[Hades] [5254] The great physician called him home. Well it's God's acre for them.
[Hades] [5278] Besides how could you remember everybody? Eyes, walk, voice. Well,
[Hades] [5304] meat gone bad. Well and what's cheese? Corpse of milk. I read in that
[Hades] [5314] surprised. Regular square feed for them. Flies come before he's well dead.
[Aeolus] [5487] --Well, he is one of our saviours also.
[Aeolus] [5536] --Well, get it into the evening edition, councillor, Hynes said.
[Aeolus] [5622] there too. I'll just run out and ask him. Well, you can do that and just a
[Aeolus] [5710] dog kills the cat. Sounds a bit silly till you come to look into it well.
[Aeolus] [5829] --Well. And yourself?
[Aeolus] [5863] Hail fellow well met the next moment.
[Aeolus] [5910] him Doughy Daw. Feathered his nest well anyhow. Daughter engaged to that
[Aeolus] [6119] --He's pretty well on, professor MacHugh said in a low voice.
[Aeolus] [6583] --Well, J. J. O'Molloy said, Bushe K.C., for example.
[Aeolus] [6585] --Bushe? the editor said. Well, yes: Bushe, yes. He has a strain of it in
[Aeolus] [6686] frock. Go on. Well?
[Aeolus] [6716] Briefly, as well as I can bring them to mind, his words were these.
[Aeolus] [6977] --Well, Mr Bloom said, his eyes returning, if I can get the design I
[Lestrygonians] [7184] him. Does himself well. No guests. All for number one. Watching his water.
[Lestrygonians] [7197] that! Rats: vats. Well, of course, if we knew all the things.
[Lestrygonians] [7319] sold by Hely's Ltd, 85 Dame street. Well out of that ruck I am.
[Lestrygonians] [7347] plump it out well. Rabbitpie we had that day. People looking after her.
[Lestrygonians] [7361] Well, if he couldn't remember the dayfather's name that he sees every day.
[Lestrygonians] [7414] May as well get her sympathy.
[Lestrygonians] [7618] muttonchop whiskers grew. Supposed to be well connected. Theodore's
[Lestrygonians] [7781] Provost's house. The reverend Dr Salmon: tinned salmon. Well
[Lestrygonians] [8026] bailiff, standing at the bar blew the foamy crown from his tankard. Well
[Lestrygonians] [8124] --Wife well?
[Lestrygonians] [8126] --Quite well, thanks ... A cheese sandwich, then. Gorgonzola, have you?
[Lestrygonians] [8160] --Getting it up? he said. Well, it's like a company idea, you see. Part
[Lestrygonians] [8288] DUCHESSE DE PARME. Just as well to write it on the bill of fare so you
[Lestrygonians] [8356] --I know him well to see, Davy Byrne said. Is he in trouble?
[Lestrygonians] [8372] to his better half. She's well nourished, I tell you. Plovers on toast.
[Lestrygonians] [8392] up. I was told that by a--well, I won't say who.
[Lestrygonians] [8445] --Well, what'll it be? Paddy Leonard asked.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [8862] peripatetic. Space: what you damn well have to see. Through spaces
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9038] Well ... No.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9282] may as well warn you that if you want to shake my belief that Shakespeare
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9826] attending her. The eyes that wish me well. But do not know me.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9875] Aquin, with whom no word shall be impossible, refutes him. Well: if the
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10156] --Well, in that case, he said, I don't see why you should expect payment
[Wandering Rocks] [10418] --Very well, indeed, father. And you, father?
[Wandering Rocks] [10420] Father Conmee was wonderfully well indeed. He would go to Buxton
[Wandering Rocks] [10421] probably for the waters. And her boys, were they getting on well at
[Wandering Rocks] [10429] M.P. Iooking so well and he begged to be remembered to Mr David Sheehy
[Wandering Rocks] [10465] --Well, let me see if you can post a letter, Father Conmee said.
[Wandering Rocks] [10485] think that she was a pawnbroker! Well, now! Such a ... what should he
[Wandering Rocks] [11043] Fitzgeralds he told me. He's well up in history, faith.
[Wandering Rocks] [11066] --Well, Jack. What is it? What's the trouble? Wait awhile. Hold hard.
[Wandering Rocks] [11228] glees and duets: LO, THE EARLY BEAM OF MORNING. She was well primed with a
[Wandering Rocks] [11427] --Well, what is it? he said, stopping.
[Wandering Rocks] [11498] why? Palm oil. Is that a fact? Without a doubt. Well now, look at that.
[Wandering Rocks] [11505] Graft, my dear sir. Well, of course, where there's money going there's
[Wandering Rocks] [11517] street. Well worth the half sovereign I gave Neary for it. Never built
[Wandering Rocks] [11547] Bad times those were. Well, well. Over and done with. Great topers too.
[Wandering Rocks] [11552] Dignam is there now. Went out in a puff. Well, well. Better turn down
[Wandering Rocks] [11803] and Lynchehaun. He's well worth seeing, mind you. Come along. I saw John
[Wandering Rocks] [11991] and some cakes as well.
[Sirens] [12634] --Well now I am, he mused. I looked so simple in the cradle they christened
[Sirens] [12640] --Well now, he mused, whatever you say yourself. I think I'll trouble you
[Sirens] [13194] Well, of course that's what gives him the base barreltone. For instance
[Sirens] [13253] --Ah, sure, my dancing days are done, Ben ... Well ...
[Sirens] [13314] --A beautiful air, said Bloom lost Leopold. I know it well.
[Sirens] [13318] He knows it well too. Or he feels. Still harping on his daughter. Wise
[Sirens] [13384] I do well. There? What? Or? Phial of cachous, kissing comfits, in her
[Sirens] [13474] Come. Well sung. All clapped. She ought to. Come. To me, to him, to
[Sirens] [13705] Authentic fact. How Walter Bapty lost his voice. Well, sir, the husband
[Sirens] [13731] in the ear sometimes. Well, it's a sea. Corpuscle islands.
[Sirens] [13860] well expressive, fullbusted satin. Kernan. Si.
[Sirens] [13895] I too. Last of my race. Milly young student. Well, my fault perhaps.
[Sirens] [13978] Well, I must be. Are you off? Yrfmstbyes. Blmstup. O'er ryehigh blue.
[Sirens] [13980] sweated: music. That lotion, remember. Well, so long. High grade. Card
[Sirens] [14149] Sweep! Four o'clock's all's well! Sleep! All is lost now. Drum? Pompedy.
[Sirens] [14167] we made knowing we'd never, well hardly ever. Too dear too near to home
[Sirens] [14169] Damn her. O, well, she has to live like the rest. Look in here.
[Cyclops] [14330] region is thoroughly well supplied. Lovely maidens sit in close proximity
[Cyclops] [14529] --Ah, well, says Joe, handing round the boose. Thanks be to God they had
[Cyclops] [14750] --Ah, well, says Alf, trying to pass it off. He's over all his troubles.
[Cyclops] [14822] well he'd just take a cigar. Gob, he's a prudent member and no mistake.
[Cyclops] [15164] readers will agree that the spirit has been well caught. Perhaps
[Cyclops] [15207] --Well, that's a point, says Bloom, for the wife's admirers.
[Cyclops] [15322] --Well, he's going off by the mailboat, says Joe, tonight.
[Cyclops] [15374] --Yes, says Bloom. That's well known. Did you not know that?
[Cyclops] [15414] prominent members of the clergy as well as representatives of the press
[Cyclops] [15625] --Well, good health, Jack, says Ned.
[Cyclops] [15683] in the probate court, weighed well and pondered the claim of the
[Cyclops] [15699] they should well and truly try and true deliverance make in the
[Cyclops] [15768] --Well, says the citizen, what's the latest from the scene of action? What
[Cyclops] [16054] --Well, says J. J. We have Edward the peacemaker now.
[Cyclops] [16186] --Well, says John Wyse. Isn't that what we're told. Love your neighbour.
[Cyclops] [16201] --Well, Joe, says I, your very good health and song. More power, citizen.
[Cyclops] [16257] --Well, says J. J., if they're any worse than those Belgians in the Congo
[Cyclops] [16316] --Well, it's a fact, says John Wyse. And there's the man now that'll tell
[Cyclops] [16363] --Gadzooks! cried the last speaker. That likes me well. Pistachios!
[Cyclops] [16406] --Well, they're still waiting for their redeemer, says Martin. For that
[Cyclops] [16425] --Well, there were two children born anyhow, says Jack Power.
[Cyclops] [16452] --Well, says Martin, rapping for his glass. God bless all here is my
[Cyclops] [16634] --Well, his uncle was a jew, says he. Your God was a jew. Christ was a jew
[Cyclops] [16755] lugs back for all he was bloody well worth to tear him limb from limb.
[Nausicaa] [16840] with hot tears that would well up so she kissed away the hurtness and
[Nausicaa] [16923] right well, no-one better, what made squinty Edy say that because of him
[Nausicaa] [17029] the milk and sugar and whisk well the white of eggs though she didn't like
[Nausicaa] [17271] Refuge of sinners. Comfortress of the afflicted. ORA PRO NOBIS. Well
[Nausicaa] [17712] courting: collars and cuffs. Well cocks and lions do the same and stags.
[Nausicaa] [17741] kiddies. Well, aren't they? See her as she is spoil all. Must have the
[Nausicaa] [17874] matched them. Sometimes children turn out well enough. Twice nought makes
[Nausicaa] [17876] repent in December. This wet is very unpleasant. Stuck. Well the foreskin
[Nausicaa] [17888] time, well that's the time the movement takes. Then if one thing stopped
[Nausicaa] [17932] Very well, thank you. Animals go by that. Yes now, look at it that way.
[Nausicaa] [18071] on him for luck. Well. And the tephilim no what's this they call it poor
[Nausicaa] [18152] Well? What do you expect her to do? Must wheedle her way along.
[Oxen of the Sun] [18403] repreved the learningknight though she trowed well that the traveller had
[Oxen of the Sun] [18598] FIRST THREE MONTHS SHE WAS NOT WELL, STABOO, when here nurse Quigley from
[Oxen of the Sun] [18638] communion. Well met they were, said Master Dixon, joyed, but, harkee,
[Oxen of the Sun] [18968] to the noblest task for which our bodily organism has been framed. Well,
[Oxen of the Sun] [18975] vexations or to a parsimony of the balance as well as whether the
[Oxen of the Sun] [19058] cupful of water from the well, my God, I would accept of them and find it
[Oxen of the Sun] [19193] mercy as well as to the bounty of the Supreme Being.
[Oxen of the Sun] [19451] All who wish you well hope this for you. All desire to see you bring
[Oxen of the Sun] [19604] so well as they do, all things considered and in spite of our human
[Oxen of the Sun] [19607] natality and mortality, as well as all other phenomena of evolution,
[Oxen of the Sun] [19642] Maternity Hospital, 29, 30 and 31 Holles street, of which, as is well
[Oxen of the Sun] [19686] hand. Well done, thou good and faithful servant!
[Oxen of the Sun] [19836] polloi. I vear thee beest a gert vool. Well, doc? Back fro Lapland? Your
[Oxen of the Sun] [19917] since I was born. TIENS, TIENS, but it is well sad, that, my faith, yes.
[Oxen of the Sun] [19919] you two to one Jenatzy licks him ruddy well hollow. Jappies? High angle
[Circe] [20493] EYE) Why didn't you kiss the spot to make it well? You wanted to.
[Circe] [20566] BLOOM: Because it didn't suit you one quarter as well as the other ducky
[Circe] [20805] well ashamed of yourself.
[Circe] [20834] BLOOM: Well, I follow a literary occupation, author-journalist. In fact
[Circe] [21149] MRS BELLINGHAM: Tan his breech well, the upstart! Write the stars and
[Circe] [21159] fine fellow? Well, by the living God, you'll get the surprise of your
[Circe] [22275] FLORRY: (OFFENDED) Well, it was in the papers about Antichrist. O, my
[Circe] [22482] VIRAG: (NOT UNPLEASANTLY) Absolutely! Well observed and those pannier
[Circe] [22497] Well then, permit me to draw your attention to item number three. There
[Circe] [22511] of bosom you remark that she has in front well to the fore two
[Circe] [22623] STARES SIDEWAYS DOWN WITH DROPPING UNDERJAW) Well, well. He doth rest
[Circe] [22681] PHILIP SOBER: Take a fool's advice. All is not well. Work it out with the
[Circe] [22796] Farewell. Fare thee well. DRECK!
[Circe] [23164] BELLO: Well, I'm not. Wait. (HE HOLDS IN HIS BREATH) Curse it. Here. This
[Circe] [23284] Ay, and rinse the seven of them well, mind, or lap it up like champagne.
[Circe] [23286] on your misdeeds, Miss Ruby, and spank your bare bot right well, miss,
[Circe] [23349] young fellow! He is something like a fullgrown outdoor man. Well for you,
[Circe] [23425] none see you damn well get it, steal it, rob it! We'll bury you in our
[Circe] [23671] grant the last favours, most especially with previously well uplifted
[Circe] [24025] (OVER THE WELL OF THE CAR BLAZES BOYLAN LEANS, HIS BOATER STRAW SET
[Circe] [25313] CORNY KELLEHER: Ah, well, he'll get over it. No bones broken. Well, I'll
[Circe] [25357] BLOOM: Poetry. Well educated. Pity. (HE BENDS AGAIN AND UNDOES THE
[Eumeus] [25484] were well in evidence, the obvious reason being they were paid to protect
[Eumeus] [25547] kind and well worth seeing, her mother or aunt or some relative, a woman,
[Eumeus] [25602] to recollect for the moment whether he had lost as well he might have or
[Eumeus] [25625] that he said Stephen knew well out of Fullam's, the shipchandler's,
[Eumeus] [26050] It was a subject of regret and absurd as well on the face of it and no
[Eumeus] [26061] attractions as well as a bracing tonic for the system in and around
[Eumeus] [26130] recollected when the occurrence alluded to took place as well as
[Eumeus] [26170] thing and over and under, well, not exactly under, tempting the fates.
[Eumeus] [26365] Faultfinding being a proverbially bad hat Mr Bloom thought well to stir
[Eumeus] [26560] coastwise and foreign as well, which was all part and parcel of the same
[Eumeus] [26772] in our classical days in ALMA MATER, VITA BENE. Where you can live well,
[Eumeus] [27230] fairly well together for the sake of argument, when, neglecting her
[Eumeus] [27359] it was quite on the cards he had so it would be just as well, by the way
[Eumeus] [27384] portholes as you might well describe them as, I uses goggles reading.
[Eumeus] [27408] unmistakable figures, coffee 2d, confectionery do, and honestly well
[Eumeus] [27635] the sweeper car or you might as well call it in the sleeper car who in
[Ithaca] [27912] exemplified by the well by the hole in the wall at Ashtown gate,
[Ithaca] [29992] very well full stop new paragraph signature with flourishes capital em
[Penelope] [30723] theyre sick they want a woman to get well if his nose bleeds youd think
[Penelope] [30742] to me one time well done to him mouth almighty and his boiled eyes of all
[Penelope] [30746] only knew him as well as I do yes because the day before yesterday he was
[Penelope] [30777] she was too well off yes because he couldnt possibly do without it that
[Penelope] [30874] funeral and thinking about me and Boylan set him off well he can think
[Penelope] [30896] alright well see then let him go to her she of course would only be too
[Penelope] [30930] moment what a man well its not the one way everyone goes mad Poldy anyhow
[Penelope] [30971] was well we had that rum in the house to mull and the fire wasnt black
[Penelope] [31040] like nothing on earth but he never knew how to embrace well like Gardner
[Penelope] [31058] then this day week were to go to Belfast just as well he has to go to
[Penelope] [31064] something its all very well a husband but you cant fool a lover after me
[Penelope] [31078] the guard well O I suppose therell be the usual idiots of men gaping at
[Penelope] [31096] is very intelligent the coming man Griffiths is he well he doesnt look it
[Penelope] [31115] for the cavalry well he could buy me a nice present up in Belfast after
[Penelope] [31133] tie and socks with the skyblue silk things on them hes certainly well off
[Penelope] [31190] September will I what O well look at that Mrs Galbraith shes much older
[Penelope] [31266] they were a nice lot its well the Surreys relieved them theyre always
[Penelope] [31297] well hes beyond everything I declare somebody ought to put him in the
[Penelope] [31342] scones and raspberry wafers I adore well now dearest Doggerina be sure
[Penelope] [31446] always goodhumoured well now Miss Tweedy or Miss Gillespie theres the
[Penelope] [31450] Blake died a month ago of acute neumonia well I didnt know her so well as
[Penelope] [31471] old they might as well throw you out in the bottom of the ashpit.
[Penelope] [31571] Josie used to say after I married him well its better than Breen or
[Penelope] [31597] were well beaten all the same as if it brought its bad luck with it like
[Penelope] [31662] eggs and tea and Findon haddy and hot buttered toast I suppose well have
[Penelope] [31757] out and laid on the shelf well Im not no nor anything like it well see
[Penelope] [31758] well see now shes well on for flirting too with Tom Devans two sons
[Penelope] [31762] well he sent her where she is she was just getting out of bounds wanting
[Penelope] [31772] when I was her age of course any old rag looks well on you then a great
[Penelope] [31783] even want me to kiss her at the Broadstone going away well I hope shell
[Penelope] [31813] said herself well if he doesnt correct her faith I will that was the last
[Penelope] [31820] her hands sneezing and farting into the pots well of course shes old she
[Penelope] [31840] day I get up theres some new thing on sweet God sweet God well when Im
[Penelope] [31942] well he doesnt kick or he might knock out all my teeth breathing with his
[Penelope] [31969] gives impudence well have him coming home with the sack soon out of the
[Penelope] [31971] freemasons then well see if the little man he showed me dribbling along
[Penelope] [31975] church bells wait 3 quarters the hour l wait 2 oclock well thats a nice
[Penelope] [32020] a nice lot all of them well theyre not going to get my husband again into
[Penelope] [32022] know well when he goes on with his idiotics because he has sense enough
[Penelope] [32080] Jameson they all write about some woman in their poetry well I suppose he
[Penelope] [32124] way to pass the time as a joke sure you might as well be in bed with what
[Penelope] [32126] old Lion would O well I suppose its because they were so plump and
[Penelope] [32128] sometimes its well for men all the amount of pleasure they get off a
[Penelope] [32142] of quarrelling her husband found it out what they did together well
[Penelope] [32177] listen to him the winds that waft my sighs to thee so well he may sleep
[Penelope] [32194] account of the usual rowy house I suppose well its a poor case that those
[Penelope] [32200] child but I knew well Id never have another our 1st death too it was we
[Penelope] [32220] ramp and Crutchetts ramp and the devils gap steps well small blame to me
[Penelope] [32263] wanted that his wife is I s l o fucked yes and damn well fucked too up to
[Penelope] [32277] then if he gives me that well he wont be too bad I dont want to soak it
[Penelope] [32284] turn in him Ill tighten my bottom well and let out a few smutty words
[Penelope] [32295] China now combing out their pigtails for the day well soon have the nuns
[Penelope] [32323] afraid of hell on account of their bad conscience ah yes I know them well
[Penelope] [32326] might as well try to stop the sun from rising tomorrow the sun shines for
[Penelope] [32360] under the Moorish wall and I thought well as well him as another and then