1 They had combined with the tenacity which existed in his nature.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI—THE CONSEQUENCES OF HAVING MET A WARDEN
2 He uttered these names incessantly, appropriately and inappropriately, with the tenacity of right.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 4: CHAPTER I—A GROUP WHICH BARELY MISSED BECOMING HISTORIC
3 de Treville made a sign with his hand, and all retired except d'Artagnan, who did not forget that he had an audience, and with the tenacity of a Gascon remained in his place.
4 All this was incomprehensible, and then, with the tenacity peculiar to prophets of bad news, the failure was put off until the end of September.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
5 He was in the full bloom and pride of beadlehood; his cocked hat and coat were dazzling in the morning sun; he clutched his cane with the vigorous tenacity of health and power.
6 He had in the highest degree a practical tenacity which Pierre lacked, and without fuss or strain on his part this set things going.