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To Kill a Mockingbird
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  • They persisted in pleading Not Guilty to first-degree murder,
  • ...a dreadful banging issued from the radiator pipes, persisting until someone investigated and brought forth Eunice Ann saying she didn’t want to play Shadrach any more—
  • She knew full well the enormity of her offense, but because her desires were stronger than the code she was breaking, she persisted in breaking it.
  • She persisted, and her subsequent reaction is something that all of us have known at one time or another.

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  • The child persisted in asking questions despite my obvious desire to be left alone.
  • We expect the conditions to persist into next year.

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