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The Age of Innocence
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persist
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The Age of Innocence
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  • Beaufort’s fortune was substantial enough to stand the strain; and yet the disquieting rumours persisted, not only in Fifth Avenue but in Wall Street.
  • He felt that Miss Blenker was losing interest in him, though her smile persisted.

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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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