Best Bloomsday follow on Twitter…

Is this guy in Philadelphia

1:55PM; Mr Bloom decides to check his notion of whether greek statues have sphincters and is noticed doing so by Mulligan.

But you can also join in if you’re on Twitter, by figuring out how to use this thing… When I did, the quote offered was too good to resist:

–How long is Haines going to stay in this tower?

Buck Mulligan showed a shaven cheek over his right shoulder.

–God, isn’t he dreadful? he said frankly. A ponderous Saxon. He thinks
you’re not a gentleman. God, these bloody English! Bursting with money
and indigestion. Because he comes from Oxford. You know, Dedalus, you
have the real Oxford manner. He can’t make you out. O, my name for you
is the best: Kinch, the knife-blade.

He shaved warily over his chin.

–He was raving all night about a black panther, Stephen said. Where is
his guncase?

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