Dublin; June 16, 1904. Stephen Dedalus, who fancies himself as a poet,
embarks on a day of wandering about the city during which he finds
friendship and a father figure in Leopold Bloom, a middle-aged Jew.
Meanwhile, Bloom's day, illuminated by a funeral and an evening of
drinking and revelry that stirs paternal feelings toward Stephen, ends
with a rapprochement with Molly, his earthy wife. Written by