Ulysses by James Joyce
wife

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 134 occurrences of the word:   wife

[Nestor] [1713] better than she should be, Helen, the runaway wife of Menelaus, ten years
[Nestor] [1714] the Greeks made war on Troy. A faithless wife first brought the strangers
[Nestor] [1715] to our shore here, MacMurrough's wife and her leman, O'Rourke, prince of
[Proteus] [2085] Belluomo rises from the bed of his wife's lover's wife, the kerchiefed
[Calypso] [2631] name is. Wonder what he does. Wife is oldish. New blood. No followers
[Lotus-Eaters] [3368] --Wife well, I suppose? M'Coy's changed voice said.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3387] --My wife too, he said. She's going to sing at a swagger affair in the
[Lotus-Eaters] [3443] again. Your wife and my wife.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3531] P. S. Do tell me what kind of perfume does your wife use. I want to know.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3540] soon anemone meet all naughty nightstalk wife Martha's perfume. Having
[Lotus-Eaters] [3568] typing. Eyefocus bad for stomach nerves. What perfume does your wife
[Lotus-Eaters] [3680] thinking of. Denis Carey. And just imagine that. Wife and six children
[Hades] [4013] Beginning to tell on him now: that backache of his, I fear. Wife ironing
[Hades] [4280] woman he keeps? Not pleasant for the wife. Yet they say, who was it told
[Hades] [4446] wife of his. Setting up house for her time after time and then pawning the
[Hades] [4717] --A great blow to the poor wife, Mr Kernan added.
[Hades] [4931] soprano. She's his wife.
[Hades] [5009] Fancy being his wife. Wonder he had the gumption to propose to any girl.
[Hades] [5109] mine turned by Mesias. Hello. It's dyed. His wife I forgot he's not
[Aeolus] [5693] Sober serious man with a bit in the savingsbank I'd say. Wife a good cook
[Aeolus] [5734] What perfume does your wife use? I could go home still: tram:
[Aeolus] [6242] --O, I know him, Myles Crawford said, and I knew his wife too. The
[Aeolus] [6247] A woman brought sin into the world. For Helen, the runaway wife of
[Lestrygonians] [7160] Paying game. Torry and Alexander last year. Polygamy. His wife will
[Lestrygonians] [7583] meaning. Please tell me what perfume does your wife. Tell me who made the
[Lestrygonians] [7660] People knocking them up at all hours. For God' sake, doctor. Wife in
[Lestrygonians] [7662] on your wife. No gratitude in people. Humane doctors, most of them.
[Lestrygonians] [8124] --Wife well?
[Lestrygonians] [8369] --It's not the wife anyhow, Nosey Flynn said. I met him the day before
[Lestrygonians] [8371] wife has in Henry street with a jar of cream in his hand taking it home
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9094] into the world. What he learnt from his other wife Myrto (ABSIT NOMEN!),
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9358] child. MY DEAREST WIFE, Pericles says, WAS LIKE THIS MAID. Will any man
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9648] You know Manningham's story of the burgher's wife who bade Dick Burbage
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9694] shrew to wife. But she, the giglot wanton, did not break a bedvow. Two
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9774] tightly also to what he calls his rights over her whom he calls his wife.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9775] No sir smile neighbour shall covet his ox or his wife or his manservant
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9810] Russell is right. What do we care for his wife or father? I should say
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10124] androgynous angel, being a wife unto himself.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10243] WHY WON'T YOU WED A WIFE?
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10310] EVERYMAN HIS OWN WIFE
[Wandering Rocks] [10415] sunnywinking leaves: and towards him came the wife of Mr David Sheehy
[Wandering Rocks] [10428] Father Conmee was very glad to see the wife of Mr David Sheehy
[Wandering Rocks] [10558] Conmee had finished explaining and looked down. His wife, Father
[Wandering Rocks] [10559] Conmee supposed. A tiny yawn opened the mouth of the wife of the gentleman
[Wandering Rocks] [10601] Then came the call to arms and she was maid, wife and widow in one day.
[Wandering Rocks] [11214] catering and yours truly was chief bottlewasher. Bloom and the wife were
[Wandering Rocks] [11227] side of the car and I was with the wife on the other. We started singing
[Wandering Rocks] [11544] licking the blood off the street when the lord lieutenant's wife drove by
[Wandering Rocks] [11562] Menton's office, led his wife over O'Connell bridge, bound for the office
[Sirens] [13084] --I knew he was on the rocks, he said. The wife was playing the piano in
[Sirens] [13382] What perfume does your wife? I want to know. Jing. Stop. Knock. Last look
[Sirens] [13393] wife: now sings. But hard to tell. Only the two themselves. If he doesn't
[Sirens] [13769] M'Coy valise. My wife and your wife. Squealing cat. Like tearing silk.
[Sirens] [13812] twopence tip. Deaf, bothered. But perhaps he has wife and family waiting,
[Sirens] [14101] --The wife has a fine voice. Or had. What? Lidwell asked.
[Sirens] [14136] band part. Pom. Pompedy. Jolly for the wife. Asses' skins. Welt them
[Cyclops] [14514] Sea: the wife of William T Redmayne of a son. How's that, eh? Wright and
[Cyclops] [14524] --Cockburn. Dimsey, wife of David Dimsey, late of the admiralty: Miller,
[Cyclops] [14543] scrolls of law and with him his lady wife a dame of peerless lineage,
[Cyclops] [14551] bathslippers with two bloody big books tucked under his oxter and the wife
[Cyclops] [14919] story, the old one, Bloom's wife and Mrs O'Dowd that kept the hotel.
[Cyclops] [15205] landed. So the wife comes out top dog, what?
[Cyclops] [15215] the wife and that a trust is created but on the other hand that Dignam
[Cyclops] [15216] owed Bridgeman the money and if now the wife or the widow contested the
[Cyclops] [15262] Then see him of a Sunday with his little concubine of a wife, and
[Cyclops] [15302] Pisser Burke was telling me in the hotel the wife used to be in rivers of
[Cyclops] [15505] --My wife? says Bloom. She's singing, yes. I think it will be a success
[Cyclops] [15591] --Still, says Bloom, on account of the poor woman, I mean his wife.
[Cyclops] [15607] account of it being cruel for the wife having to go round after the
[Cyclops] [15634] oxter and the wife beside him and Corny Kelleher with his wall eye looking
[Cyclops] [15658] of rent and a sick wife and a squad of kids and, faith, he'll dissolve in
[Cyclops] [15670] --Yes, your worship. And my wife has the typhoid.
[Cyclops] [15672] --And the wife with typhoid fever! Scandalous! Leave the court
[Cyclops] [15744] --A dishonoured wife, says the citizen, that's what's the cause of all our
[Cyclops] [15755] contractor, finds pretty but faithless wife in lap of officer Taylor.
[Cyclops] [16295] have done about a gallon) flabbyarse of a wife speaking down the tube
[Cyclops] [16417] tin of Neave's food six weeks before the wife was delivered.
[Nausicaa] [17021] little wife to be. Then they could talk about her till they went blue in
[Nausicaa] [17514] married man or a widower who had lost his wife or some tragedy like the
[Nausicaa] [17667] That gouger M'Coy stopping me to say nothing. And his wife
[Nausicaa] [17761] Different with me. Glad to get away from other chap's wife. Eating off his
[Nausicaa] [17799] Poor idiot! His wife has her work cut out for her. Never see them sit
[Nausicaa] [17867] opulent. Just compare for instance those others. Wife locked up at home,
[Nausicaa] [17870] fellow's weak point in his wife. Still there's destiny in it, falling in
[Nausicaa] [18067] No ends really because it's round. Wife in every port they say. She has a
[Nausicaa] [18144] The sister of the wife of the wild man of Borneo has just come to town.
[Nausicaa] [18153] Widower I hate to see. Looks so forlorn. Poor man O'Connor wife and five
[Nausicaa] [18213] him pike hoses frillies for Raoul de perfume your wife black hair heave
[Oxen of the Sun] [18351] he ere was living with dear wife and lovesome daughter that then over land
[Oxen of the Sun] [18480] put such case it were hard the wife to die (for so it had fallen out a
[Oxen of the Sun] [18491] cried with one acclaim nay, by our Virgin Mother, the wife should live
[Oxen of the Sun] [18508] were or wife or maid or leman if it so fortuned him to be delivered of
[Oxen of the Sun] [18644] this, he said, no man hath that a man lay down his wife for his friend.
[Oxen of the Sun] [18893] a trick worth two of the other so that maid, wife, abbess and widow to
[Circe] [20336] BLOOM: Yes. For my wife. Mrs Marion. Special recipe.
[Circe] [20810] wife, I am the daughter of a most distinguished commander, a gallant
[Circe] [21124] partially nude senorita, frail and lovely (his wife, as he solemnly
[Circe] [21305] poor wife was awfully cut up. How is she bearing it? Keep her off that
[Circe] [24053] have a little private business with your wife, you understand?
[Circe] [24221] LYNCH: Across the world for a wife.
[Circe] [24919] the wife of a compatriot and hid remains in a sheet in the cellar, the
[Eumeus] [25906] BEAUTY. She's my own true wife I haven't seen for seven years now,
[Eumeus] [25911] night with a blind moon. Across the world for a wife. Quite a number of
[Eumeus] [25916] wife coming back, however much devoted to the absentee. The face at the
[Eumeus] [26055] for a wife. After all, hang it, they had their eleven and more humdrum
[Eumeus] [26373] paid his wife, Madam Marion Tweedy who had been prominently associated
[Eumeus] [26467] wife is, so to speak, Spanish, half that is. Point of fact she could
[Eumeus] [27113] --Mrs Bloom, my wife the PRIMA DONNA Madam Marion Tweedy, Bloom
[Eumeus] [27118] legal wife who, he intimated, was the accomplished daughter of Major
[Eumeus] [27229] lady, even supposing she was the best wife in the world and they got on
[Eumeus] [27242] unto himself a wife when Miss Right came on the scene but in the interim
[Eumeus] [27356] necessity, of course, to tell the world and his wife from the housetops
[Eumeus] [27464] simply abounding in immortal numbers, in which his wife, Madam Marion
[Eumeus] [27526] --What's this I was saying? Ah, yes! My wife, he intimated, plunging IN
[Ithaca] [27829] Morkan at 15 Usher's Island: of his aunt Sara, wife of Richie (Richard)
[Ithaca] [27831] his mother Mary, wife of Simon Dedalus, in the kitchen of number twelve
[Ithaca] [28111] viscous cream ordinarily reserved for the breakfast of his wife Marion
[Ithaca] [28520] What instances of deficient mental development in his wife inclined him
[Ithaca] [29205] wife Marion (Molly) Bloom, denoted by a visible splendid sign, a lamp?
[Ithaca] [30054] the preceding day by a wife (Mrs Josephine Breen, born Josie Powell), a
[Penelope] [31249] supposed to be his wife I just half smiled I know my chest was out that
[Penelope] [31727] imagine his poor wife or mother or whoever she is such a face youd run
[Penelope] [31855] then to the last tag I wont forget that wife of Scarli in a hurry
[Penelope] [32017] especially Jack Power keeping that barmaid he does of course his wife is
[Penelope] [32024] after his wife and family goodfornothings poor Paddy Dignam all the same
[Penelope] [32025] Im sorry in a way for him what are his wife and 5 children going to do
[Penelope] [32144] does and then he going to the other mad extreme about the wife in Fair
[Penelope] [32146] or wife either its the woman he wants and he gets her what else were we
[Penelope] [32174] out of it too some filthy prostitute then he goes home to his wife after
[Penelope] [32237] funny wouldnt it Im his wife or pretend we were in Spain with him half
[Penelope] [32263] wanted that his wife is I s l o fucked yes and damn well fucked too up to