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used in Ulysses by James Joyce

15 uses
  • I appeal for clemency in the name of the most sacred word our vocal organs have ever been called upon to speak.
    Episode 15 — Circe (38% in)
  • In white silence: appealing.
    Episode 6 — Hades (43% in)
  • Mr Justice Fitzgibbon, the present lord justice of appeal, had spoken and the paper under debate was an essay (new for those days), advocating the revival of the Irish tongue.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (73% in)
  • Mr Best's face, appealed to, agreed.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (16% in)
  • Such an appeal will touch him.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (35% in)
  • Lawyers of the past, haughty, pleading, beheld pass from the consolidated taxing office to Nisi Prius court Richie Goulding carrying the costbag of Goulding, Collis and Ward and heard rustling from the admiralty division of king's bench to the court of appeal an elderly female with false teeth smiling incredulously and a black silk skirt of great amplitude.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (36% in)
  • An elderly female, no more young, left the building of the courts of chancery, king's bench, exchequer and common pleas, having heard in the lord chancellor's court the case in lunacy of Potterton, in the admiralty division the summons, exparte motion, of the owners of the Lady Cairns versus the owners of the barque Mona, in the court of appeal reservation of judgment in the case of Harvey versus the Ocean Accident and Guarantee Corporation.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (48% in)
  • The readywitted ninefooter's suggestion at once appealed to all and was unanimously accepted.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (30% in)
  • The wellknown and highly respected worker in the cause of our old tongue, Mr Joseph M'Carthy Hynes, made an eloquent appeal for the resuscitation of the ancient Gaelic sports and pastimes, practised morning and evening by Finn MacCool, as calculated to revive the best traditions of manly strength and prowess handed down to us from ancient ages.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (48% in)
  • ...combs, her child of Mary badge, the whiterose scent, the eyebrowleine, her alabaster pouncetbox and the ribbons to change when her things came home from the wash and there were some beautiful thoughts written in it in violet ink that she bought in Hely's of Dame Street for she felt that she too could write poetry if she could only express herself like that poem that appealed to her so deeply that she had copied out of the newspaper she found one evening round the potherbs.
    Episode 13 — Nausicca (48% in)
  • The old love was waiting, waiting with little white hands stretched out, with blue appealing eyes.
    Episode 13 — Nausicca (50% in)
  • (He turns to a figure in the crowd, appealing) Hynes, may I speak to you?
    Episode 15 — Circe (25% in)
  • Correct me but I always understood that the act so performed by skittish humans with glimpses of lingerie appealed to you in virtue of its exhibitionististicicity.
    Episode 15 — Circe (48% in)
  • The scanty, daringly short skirt, riding up at the knee to show a peep of white pantalette, is a potent weapon and transparent stockings, emeraldgartered, with the long straight seam trailing up beyond the knee, appeal to the better instincts of the blasé man about town.
    Episode 15 — Circe (65% in)
  • Then they began to have a few irascible words when it waxed hotter, both, needless to say, appealing to the listeners who followed the passage of arms with interest so long as they didn't indulge in recriminations and come to blows.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (53% in)

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