James Joyce quote about child from A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Once upon a time and a very good time it was there was a moocow coming down along the road and this moocow that was coming down along the road met a nicens little boy named baby tuckoo...
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Once upon a time and a very good time it was there was a moocow coming down along the road and this moocow that was coming down along the road met a nicens little boy named baby tuckoo...
 James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916). copy citation

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“CHAPTER I CHAPTER II CHAPTER III CHAPTER IV CHAPTER V «Et ignotas animum dimittit in artes.»
Ovid, Metamorphoses, VIII., 18.
CHAPTER I Once upon a time and a very good time it was there was a moocow coming down along the road and this moocow that was coming down along the road met a nicens little boy named baby tuckoo….
His father told him that story: his father looked at him through a glass: he had a hairy face.
He was baby tuckoo. The moocow came down the road where Betty Byrne lived: she sold lemon platt.
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