When Dean persisted, he heard movement, followed by a cough.
She persisted, and a contest of wills followed.
The corporation of Glasgow having persisted in its efforts to obtain a licence, the Treasury appointed Sheriff Andrew Jameson (afterwards Lord Ardwall) a special commissioner to hold a local inquiry in Glasgow to report whether the telephone service in that city was adequate and efficient and whether it was expedient to grant the corporation a licence.
That persisted in the imagination of the Egyptians longer than.
My thoughts would often rise and beat up like birds against the wind, and I persisted in using my lips and voice.