So why do we persist in observing the tryptophan and turkey and sleep version of the Thanksgiving?
How then, does the Intelligent Design movement (ID) persist, in the face of so much damning contrary evidence?
Yes, as long as the United States is big and its companies dominant, the current system will persist.
But to persist, to endure, to put your will toward a dream that sparks you, is to live large.
And yet the real battle might be an even harder one: against the attitudes that allow all this to persist in 21st-Century India.
He had a few hasty words with Culduff, but did not persist nor show any desire to make a row in presence of ladies.
If you persist in being disobliging, Maurice, you and Una can go by yourselves.
Still, they persist in saying that the death and the darkness together form a state of bliss.
Why should he persist in trying to conquer that which seemed to everybody to be impossible?
Now however, she can persist in this course of conduct no longer.