"Come along," Zossimov repeated insistently, and he went out.
Though he had been the most insistent on getting rid of Luzhin, he seemed now the least concerned at what had happened.
Long, long ago his present anguish had its first beginnings; it had waxed and gathered strength, it had matured and concentrated, until it had taken the form of a fearful, frenzied and fantastic question, which tortured his heart and mind, clamouring insistently for an answer.
"Read!" he cried irritably and insistently.
"Mother," he said, firmly and insistently, "this is Sofya Semyonovna Marmeladov, the daughter of that unfortunate Mr. Marmeladov, who was run over yesterday before my eyes, and of whom I was just telling you."
"Porfiry Petrovitch, please don’t take up the notion that I have confessed to you to-day," Raskolnikov pronounced with sullen insistence.
Hush, Sonia, hush!" he repeated with gloomy insistence.
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We questioned her repeatedly and she remained insistent that she knew nothing of the event.