WANDERING ROCKS

"- I know you did, Dilly answered. Were you in the Scotch house now?
- I was not then, Mr Dedalus said, smiling. Was it the little nuns taught you to be so saucy? Here.
He handed her a shilling.
- See if you can do anything with that, he said.
- I suppose you got five, Dilly said. Give me more than that.
- Wait awhile, Mr Dedalus said threateningly. You're like the rest of them, are you? An insolent pack of little bitches since your poor mother died. But wait awhile. You'll all get a short shrift and a long day from me. Low blackguardism! I'm going to get rid of you. Wouldn't care if I was stretched out stiff. He's dead. The man upstairs is dead." (U8.675)