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He began to speak to us about girls, saying what nice soft hair they had and how soft their hands were and how all girls were not so good as they seemed to be if one only knew.
James Joyce
Dubliners, AN ENCOUNTER   Context
Villona was in good humour because he had had a very satisfactory luncheon; and besides he was an optimist by nature.
James Joyce
Dubliners, AFTER THE RACE   Context
Of course, the investment was a good one and Segouin had managed to give the impression that it was by a favour of friendship the mite of Irish money was to be included in the capital of the concern.
James Joyce
Dubliners, AFTER THE RACE   Context
At first she wanted to take it back but when she tried it on she was delighted with it, especially with the make of the sleeves, and kissed him and said he was very good to think of her.
James Joyce
Dubliners, A LITTLE CLOUD   Context
He went through the narrow alley of Temple Bar quickly, muttering to himself that they could all go to hell because he was going to have a good night of it.
James Joyce
Dubliners, COUNTERPARTS   Context
He supposed the bag was full of good things for the little ones and said it was only right that the youngsters should enjoy themselves while they were young.
James Joyce
Dubliners, CLAY   Context
Donnelly said it was too good of her to bring such a big bag of cakes and made all the children say:.
James Joyce
Dubliners, CLAY   Context
He sent the older daughter, Kathleen, to a good convent, where she learned French and music, and afterward paid her fees at the Academy.
James Joyce
Dubliners, A MOTHER   Context
Holohan admitted that the artistes were no good but the Committee, he said, had decided to let the first three concerts go as they pleased and reserve all the talent for Saturday night.
James Joyce
Dubliners, A MOTHER   Context
He sang his music with great feeling and volume and was warmly welcomed by the gallery; but, unfortunately, he marred the good impression by wiping his nose in his gloved hand once or twice out of thoughtlessness.
James Joyce
Dubliners, A MOTHER   Context
Gabriel glanced right and left nervously and tried to keep his good humour under the ordeal which was making a blush invade his forehead.
James Joyce
Dubliners, THE DEAD   Context
She turned as if to appeal to the good sense of the others against a refractory child while Aunt Julia gazed in front of her, a vague smile of reminiscence playing on her face.
James Joyce
Dubliners, THE DEAD   Context
Once upon a time and a very good time it was there was a moocow coming down along the road and this moocow that was coming down along the road met a nicens little boy named baby tuckoo.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 1   Context
One fellow had a good voice, another fellow was a good actor, another could sing a good comic song, another was a good oarsman or a good racket player, another could tell a good story and so on.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 2   Context
At the last blast the souls of universal humanity throng towards the valley of Jehoshaphat, rich and poor, gentle and simple, wise and foolish, good and wicked.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 3   Context
Death, a cause of terror to the sinner, is a blessed moment for him who has walked in the right path, fulfilling the duties of his station in life, attending to his morning and evening prayers, approaching the holy sacrament frequently and performing good and merciful works.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 3   Context
God, remember, is a being infinitely good, and therefore the loss of such a being must be a loss infinitely painful.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 3   Context
This, then, to be separated for ever from its greatest good, from God, and to feel the anguish of that separation, knowing full well that it is unchangeable: this is the greatest torment which the created soul is capable of bearing, POENA DAMNI, the pain of loss.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 3   Context
They will behold their sins in all their foulness and repent but it will be too late and then they will bewail the good occasions which they neglected.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 3   Context
This word, though it is vague, is clear enough to keep away good and evil which excite desire and loathing.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 5   Context
Now is the dramatic moment of fate, Watson, when you hear a step upon the stair which is walking into your life, and you know not whether for good or ill.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 1. Mr. Sherlock Holmes   Context
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