Come this way, and let us know when the wedding is to be, for Fernand here is so obstinate he will not tell us.
Another salver passed, loaded like the preceding ones; she saw Albert attempt to persuade the count, but he obstinately refused.
It is I who lose my cause, and it is ill-luck, obstinacy, and folly which have caused it to be decided against me.
No, but I was brought up in Corsica; you are old and obstinate, I am young and wilful.
But his eyes scarcely quitted the box between the columns, which remained obstinately closed during the whole of the first act.
Bertuccio," said the count, "I am very glad to tell you, that while you gesticulate, you wring your hands and roll your eyes like a man possessed by a devil who will not leave him; and I have always observed, that the devil most obstinate to be expelled is a secret.
Then he saw beneath a thick clump of linden-trees, which were nearly divested of foliage, Madame de Villefort sitting with a book in her hand, the perusal of which she frequently interrupted to smile upon her son, or to throw back his elastic ball, which he obstinately threw from the drawing-room into the garden.
"Yes," he said, "yes, doubtless it is painful, if you violently break the outer covering which obstinately begs for life.
"My father—I will know who my father is," said the obstinate youth; "I will perish if I must, but I will know it.
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She is an obstinate child who will not follow the family rules.