That didn't feel right to me, nor did the insistence on the location near ground zero, amid so much opposition and hurt.
Eventually I gave way to Bunny's insistence and lost my virginity, appropriately enough, in H.G. Wells's spare bedroom.
We're partly to blame, too, what with our insistence on compartmentalizing the people in our lives.
It has been evident in his insistence that a nuclear Iran can be neither contained nor deterred.
Its insistence on a $4 trillion reduction instead of $3 trillion would make no difference in the long term.
If the note itself is not new, there must at least be a newness of emphasis and insistence.
The sun was hot and the droning of the bees drowsy in its insistence.
You shall accept him, she repeated with the insistence of a monomaniac.
The insistence of their hunger pierces through these to Him.
He was conscious that he must decline now, and definitely, and the insistence of her request made the duty harder every second.