persis sat cross-legged, a smoking Sultana, her chin on the back of one hand, one elbow on one knee.
Then he lifted the latch, and met a warm welcome from his wife persis.
Mrs. Neff was trying to bully persis and Winifred into occupying them.
"You wouldn't ever forget it if you did," said Mis' persis, oracularly.
Willie was furious at persis' lack of dignity, and forgot his own in complaining of it.
She came with my sisters Sophia and persis; Timothea was also with them, and inquired for you.
persis did not make a test of money any more than the rest of her set did.
Harry is, I suppose, half way round the world again in the 'persis.'
"The Harlem of Paris," persis sneered, then grew more amiable.
Even the last name of persis escaped both his memory and his attention.
a female Christian at Rome whom Paul salutes (Rom. 16:12). She is spoken of as "beloved," and as having "laboured much in the Lord."