Sunday, September 07, 2014


"I was a Flower of the mountain yes when I put the rose in my hair like the Andalusian girls used or shall I wear a red yes and how he kissed me under the Moorish wall and I thought well as well him as another… then he asked me would I yes to say yes my mountain flower and first I put my arms around him yes and drew him down to me so he could feel my breasts all perfume yes and his heart was going like mad and yes I said yes I will Yes."

-- From Ulysses by James Joyce

1 comment:

Anonymous said...


I am a new reader of yout blog. Love the header (your dog? Cute!) love the content. Not neccessarily in that order.
Don't know the reason you published this quote but it is beautiful Made struggling through the book worth the effort.
Reta Kenter aka MsKatieo@AOL,COM