On the other hand, as men generally derive confidence from their numbers, they might often encourage each other in an act of obduracy
, and might be less sensible to the apprehension of suspicion or censure for an injudicious or affected clemency.
Presently he broke out again, as if he were love-stricken in earnest, "O Princess Dulcinea, lady of this captive heart, a grievous wrong hast thou done me to drive me forth with scorn, and with inexorable obduracy
banish me from the presence of thy beauty.
So in her bosom even now; the strongest qualities she possessed, long turned upon themselves, became a heap of obduracy
, that rose against a friend.
The Delaware, whose name in English signified "Hard Heart," an appellation that the French had translated into "le Coeur- dur," forgot that obduracy
of purpose, which had probably obtained him so significant a title.
Soon afterwards he repeated his suggestion, and meeting with a little repulse, showed some symptoms of displeasure at my obduracy
Driven from the faces of the house by the obduracy
of the material, they took refuge in the porch and on the roof.
I may be misled in yours--may have flattered myself with being able to accomplish that at some distant day, which your obduracy
may deny me, but in my own feelings I cannot be mistaken.
jorkins, as to which of them really was the objecting partner; but I saw with sufficient clearness that there was obduracy
somewhere in the firm, and that the recovery of my aunt's thousand pounds was out of the question.
He demanded compensation for some fancied injury, would hear nothing of the valuable dog he had killed or the window he had broken, obliged Grubb by sheer physical obduracy
to straighten his buckled front wheel, and pestered the struggling firm with a series of inhumanly worded solicitor's letters.
He said that demands of time scales for teachers in other Provinces had already been approved, while Punjab government was still stuck over the issue over its unwonted obduracy
, while the four-year BS program in 26 collages had also failed.
is complemented by the batting talents of David Sales and Mark Powell and Worcestershire's newlook bowling attack may be made to work hard to dispose of the visitors' batting.
Addressing the seminar, the PTI's Shafqat Mehmood said that all political parties wanted good and friendly relations with neighbouring India, whose obduracy
over the issue should be strongly resisted.