And it was the presence of that pertinacious ship-chandler which had started them.
Behind these was the agent, punctual and pertinacious, who had come for the rent.
And he escaped from pertinacious Mr. Dawson with some alacrity.
Again they laughed at the child's pertinacious fancy for a night-ramble.
"They are not the only pertinacious ones," the priest replied.