"her constancy under all her phases, rising and setting by her appointed times, waxing and waning:" (U17.1161)
the forced invariability of her aspect: her indeterminate response to inaffirmative interrogation: " (U1.1162)
"her potency over effluent and refluent waters:" (U17.1163)
"her power to enamour, to mortify, to invest with beauty, to render insane," (U17.1164)
"to incite to and aid delinquency:" (U17.1165)
"the tranquil inscrutability of her visage: the terribility of her isolated dominant implacable resplendent propinquity:" (U17.1165)
"her omens of tempest and of calm: the stimulation of her light, her motion and her presence:" (U17.1167)
"the admonition of her craters, her arid seas, her silence:" (U17.1168)
"her splendour, when visible:" (U17.1169)
"her attraction, when invisible." (U17.1169)
Hmm, the same comparison could be drawn with comets (Titbits, 1890).
"What visible luminous sign attracted Bloom's, who attracted Stephen's, gaze?
In the second storey (rere) of his (Bloom's) house the light of a paraffin oil lamp with oblique shade" (U17.1171)
"projected on a screen of roller blind supplied by Frank O'Hara, window blind, curtain pole and revolving shutter manufacturer, 16 Aungier street. " (U17.1174)
"Were they indefinitely inactive?
At Stephen's suggestion, at Bloom's instigation both, first Stephen, then Bloom, in penumbra urinated, their sides contiguous, their organs of micturition reciprocally rendered invisible by manual circumposition, their gazes, first Bloom's, then Stephen's, elevated to the projected luminous and semiluminous shadow.
The trajectories of their, first sequent, then simultaneous, urinations were dissimilar: Bloom's longer, less irruent, in the incomplete form of the bifurcated penultimate alphabetical letter," (U17.1185)
"who in his ultimate year at High School (1880) had been capable of attaining the point of greatest altitude against the whole concurrent strength of the institution, 210 scholars:" (U17.1194)
"Stephen's higher, more sibilant, who in the ultimate hours of the previous day had augmented by diuretic consumption an insistent vesical pressure.
What different problems presented themselves to each concerning the invisible audible collateral organ of the other?
To Bloom: the problems of irritability, tumescence, rigidity, reactivity, dimension, sanitariness, pelosity. " (U17.1197)