Was it merely chance that this sentence had so persistently
met her eye all this day, put the card where she would?
Then, presently, he realized that distinct pictures of her kept coming between him and his work, and that her voice rang softly and persistently
in his ear.
Massai had persistently
begged for the rifle, and it having become necessary for the Boss' to take a trip to the port, he had definitely, promised to bring it with him.