The leopard is not protected, but lingers in the mountainous districts.
Domestic slavery lingers but is moribund.
If any system deserves that name, it is that of village assessment, which still lingers in the memories of the people in the south.
Although the goddess of agriculture is naturally inclined to peace and averse from war, the memory of the time when her land was won and kept by the sword still lingers in the epithets xpvuaopos and 1.4n7 pos and in the name Triptolemus, which probably means " thrice fighter " rather than " thrice plougher."
The cheetah lingers in the extreme south of the Jerid; so also does the caracal lynx.