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perseverance
used in The Mill on the Floss

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continued effort to achieve something despite difficulties
  • But, angrily resolved not to betray herself, she seized her work, and went on making false stitches and pricking her fingers with much perseverance, not looking up or taking notice of what was going forward, until all the three voices united in "Let us take the road."
    6.7 -- Book 6 Chapter 7 -- Philip Re-enters (69% in)

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