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There was a persuading note in her voice; one would have thought, indeed, that she was dealing with a patient, or a child.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
He goes about his task of persuading and humanising as gaily as a man might set out to laugh at a comedy.
Four of the relatives of Asaad came down, and succeeded in persuading him to accompany them home.
She began persuading her husband to hasten their departure—and they had already made all the preparations for the journey.
"Unless we succeed in persuading the Lala to confess," said Balsamides.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
How could I think of persuading her to relinquish the glories awaiting her for me!
We should probably have some difficulty in persuading him of this truth.
HOME RULEHAROLD SPENDER
And hast thou the Heart to persist in persuading me that I am married?
Such a girl may succeed in persuading herself that this motive is the exclusive cause of her interest in the boy.
Bismarck, then, had no difficult task in persuading Austria that the time for action had come.

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