1.7a: What then agentlike brought about that tragoady thundersday this municipal sin business?...
Stay us wherefore in our search for tighteousness, O Sustainer, what time we rise and when...
Otherways wesways like that provost scoffing bedoueen the jebel and the jpysian sea. Cropherb...
It may half been a missfired brick, as some say, or it mought have been due to a collupsus...
(what with the wallhall's horrors of rollsrights, carhacks, stonengens, kisstvanes, tramtrees...
and the hoyse and the jollybrool and the peeler in the coat and the mecklenburk bitch bite...
and the noobibusses sleighding along Safetyfirst Street and the derryjellybies snooping...
of his ville's indigenous romekeepers, homesweepers, domecreepers, thurum and thurum...
wan warning Phill filt tippling full. His howd feeled heavy, his hoddit did shake. (There was a wall...
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and the hoyse and the jollybrool
slang hoys: shoplifter
obsolete hoyse: hose
hoy: a small boat, a sloop
Greek hoys: earth
archaic brool: a murmur
and the peeler in the coat
song The Peeler and the Goat
slang peeler: policeman
Ulysses' man in mackintosh?
and the mecklenburk bitch bite at his ear
German meck: meh (goat's cry)
Mecklenburg Street, Dublin (U-Circe)
'berk' = cunt (1930s)
Edmund Burke; Burke's Peerage??
slang bite one's ear: borrow money ('bite at' = tries?)
and the merlinburrow burrocks and his fore old porecourts, the bore the more,
Merlin was supposedly entombed alive
Marlborough Barracks, northeast of the Phoenix Park zoo [pic] [map]
archaic burrock: a wicker basket for catching fish
The Four Courts, Dublin
Four Masters old and boring
Irish bóthar mór: main road, highway
and his blightblack workingstacks at twelvepins a dozen
Twelve Pins: a mountain range in Joyce Country, County Galway (aka Twelve Bens)
tenpins = bowling
twelve pence (ie one shilling, $6.50 today)
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