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Pride and Prejudice
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  • Would Mr. Darcy then consider the rashness of your original intentions as atoned for by your obstinacy in adhering to it?
  • But, my dear sister, though the event has proved you right, do not think me obstinate if I still assert that, considering what her behaviour was, my confidence was as natural as your suspicion.
  • I fancy, Lizzy, that obstinacy is the real defect of his character, after all.
  • One day’s delay, she observed, would be of small importance; and her mother was too happy to be quite so obstinate as usual.
  • But our visitor was very obstinate.
  • Obstinate, headstrong girl!

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  • She is an obstinate child who will not follow the family rules.
  • He is obstinate as a mule.

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