Quotation by James Joyce

Stately, plump Buck Mulligan came from the stairhead, bearing a bowl of lather on which a mirror and a razor lay crossed. A yellow dressinggown, ungirdled, was sustained gently behind him on the mild morning air. He held the bowl aloft and intoned:
MIntroibo ad altare Dei.
James Joyce (1882–1941), Irish author. Ulysses, ch. 1, "Telemachus," The Corrected Text, ed. Hans Walter Gabler, Random House (1986).

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