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strong weakness 1 Mar 2014, 00:52 by John Simpson

Mr O’Madden Burke’s strong weakness   U 7.592-4: Mr O’Madden Burke fell back with grace on his umbrella, feigning a gasp. — Help! he sighed. I feel ... paradox easily survived into the 20th century: A Feminist aphorism "We, of the weaker sex, are stronger than the stronger sex, because of the strong weakness of the stronger for ...

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neverrip 29 Nov 2013, 12:54 by JJON Editors

Reliable rubber goods – perish the thought!   U 15.3256-7: Rubber goods. Neverrip brand as supplied to the aristocracy. Corsets for men. I cure fits or money refunded. I’d ... People’) for 20 January 1917 (p. 4) carried adverts for all sorts of ‘healthy’ sex aids. The Magazijn ‘Hygiéa’ of Amsterdam offered ‘Gummiwaren’ (rubber goods, condoms) by the dozen:              (Koninklijke ...

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taittering 30 Aug 2013, 02:09 by John Simpson

Molly’s taittering lips U 18.673-4: […] my lips were taittering when I said goodbye she had a Gorgeous wrap of some special kind [...] Gifford’s gloss here is ... 163-4 of volume V of Havelock Ellis’s Studies in the Psychology of Sex, subtitled Erotic Symbolism; The Mechanism of Detumescence; The Psychic State in Pregnancy, where we read ...

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Gallaher3 30 Aug 2013, 13:26 by JJON Editors

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher   3: More practical jokes and international sport   Another publication and a sensational hoax Fred’s publishing ventures had ... his hair cut at the hands of Creil’s “crimping barber […] of the gentle sex, and, to boot, a rather saucy lady of 35 summers”. Soon it was known that ...

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unicorn 29 Nov 2013, 12:44 by JJON Editors

The unicorn’s song   U 14.232-4 : Whereat Crotthers of Alba Longa sang young Malachi's praise of that beast the unicorn how once in the millennium he cometh ... the tune of the song.  Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Gogarty  Sex  Songs  1 The Poems and Plays of Oliver St John Gogarty , collected, edited and annotated ...

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Hainau 29 Feb 2016, 12:42 by John Simpson

Heinous Hainau and the Blooms   U 17.868-9: […] blond, born of two dark, she had blond ancestry, remote a violation, Herr Hauptmann Hainau, Austrian army Franz Stanzel was the ... description of them as the dream of a madman. He spared neither age nor sex. Disabled age, women and children, were put to the sword with the same fury as ...

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possible 8 Feb 2016, 00:26 by John Simpson

Washing possible is more than possible   U 18.204-6: [...] when I said I washed up and down as far as possible asking me and did you wash possible the ... of phrase. John Simpson (revised February 2016) Search by keyword (within this site) Phrases  Sex  America  War  1 See, for example, James Van Dyck Card “The Ups and Downs, Ins ...

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forty 31 May 2015, 02:42 by John Simpson

Fair and forty goes far in a day   U 16.1550-1: the cause of many liaisons between still attractive married women getting on for fair and forty and younger ... IV and his mistress Mrs Fitzherbert. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Sex  Phrases  Politics  Music  Songs  1 Robert William Dent, Colloquial Language in Ulysses: A Reference Tool ...

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cobwebs 4 Mar 2014, 15:05 by John Simpson

Fashionable cobwebs   U 15.2817-18: Even their wax model Raymonde I visited daily to admire her cobweb hose and stick of rhubarb toe, as worn in Paris. Bloom remembers ... products and their associated vocabulary. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Fashion  Sex  America  Advertising  1 Sometimes translated in English as “crackled”.

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hog 4 Sep 2018, 10:02 by John Simpson

Orphans in the Underworld   U 15.1889-91:                                    THE ARTANE ORPHANS You hig, you hog, you dirty dog! You think the ladies love you! Bloom is pictured with asses’ ears ... earlier discussion in the newspaper: 4 The elegant tone affected by the – er – third sex in their epistles favouring “A Male” with their opinions of him reminds me of a ...

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