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The Idiot
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  • "But, pardon me, Mr. Ferdishenko, is it possible to make a game out of this kind of thing?" persisted Totski, growing more and more uneasy.
  • Very well, then you are persisting in your course.
  • "Kapiton didn’t exist either!" persisted Gania, maliciously.
  • "I am sure that there is some allegory about it," Colia persisted.
  • What about her character?" persisted Mrs. Epanchin.

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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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