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persist
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The Fountainhead
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  • But when they came, he felt as he did in the quarry: that he had to drill through granite, that he had to drive a wedge and blast the thing within him which persisted in calling to his pity.
  • And if freaks persist in being born occasionally, they will not survive beyond their twelfth year.

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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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