We are delighted to be able to inform the reader, that during the whole of this scene, Gringoire and his piece had stood firm
Half the blacks ran away like rabbits; the remainder, greatly outnumbering Trent and his party, stood firm
The watchers rose to their feet, but stood firm
, prepared for whatever might ensue.
This Chair had stood firm
when the thrones of kings were overturned
Amidst the crashing of the middle men, the small business men and manufacturers, the trusts stood firm
The horse had stopped short, and stood firm
as a rock.
On this, as he passed, he gave Ulysses a kick on the hip out of pure wantonness, but Ulysses stood firm, and did not budge from the path.
Ulysses stood firm as a rock and the blow did not even stagger him, but he shook his head in silence as he brooded on his revenge.
At the end of the second day the village talk was to the effect that Injun Joe's evidence stood firm
and unshaken, and that there was not the slightest ques- tion as to what the jury's verdict would be.
Begum Bhatti said she always raised voice for the rights of deserving people and stood firm
According to the statement, the bank's total assets stood firm
Newport manager Dean Holdsworth was banished to the stands by Venamore, but his players stood firm
even when central defenders Cochlin and skipper Gary Warren had to be replaced through injury after the break.
The family was vilified for its achievement, but Vashti stood firm
LAUSD Superintendent Roy Romer scheduled a news conference of his own in which he stood firm
in his refusal to allow the city to interfere, once again rejecting Chick's offer to conduct an audit that would cost $800,000 to $1 million.
But the main thrust of the law--keeping the four fighting branches of the military away from American citizens--has stood firm