And neither would he listen to the little I meant to repeat to him; he would but reiterate
a conviction so chimerical to my mind that I interrupted in my turn to ask him what ground he had for it.
These hermits are dead men, in several respects, but not in all; and it is not proper, that, thinking ill of them at first, I should go on doing so, or, speaking ill of them I should reiterate
the words and stick to them.
No, it wouldn't do, it wouldn't do at all, sir, an' you a captain," the steward continued to reiterate
, rolling his head sombrely.
Though he continued henceforth in large part to reiterate
the ideas of 'Sartor Resartus,' he now turned from biography, essays, and literary criticism to history, and first published 'The French Revolution.
Indeed, I am not sure that I succeeded after all; though wearied with his so pertinaciously returning to the same point and repeating the same arguments over and over again, forcing me to reiterate
the same replies, I at length turned short and sharp upon him, and my last words were, - 'I tell you plainly, that it cannot be.