Dubliners

I finished reading Joyce’s Dubliners today. Good stuff.  The end of “The Dead” is especially good. I need to keep track of quotes so I have more to share, but here is one:

He thought of how she who lay beside him had locked in her heart for so many years that image of her lover’s eyes when he had told her that he did not wish to live.

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One Comment on “Dubliners”

  1. […] Wake. I doubt I’ll ever read it (I have enough trouble with Ulysses), but I have to say (again) that Dubliners is really good, especially the short story The Dead. In any case this is a hell of […]


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