All we wanted was them needles and a little elbow-grease and gumption.
If your father'd just had the gumption to hold out, they'd have had to pay him anything he asked.
There's a lot of stuff in your story that wouldn't be there if you had any gumption.
Beyond all instruments and weapons are his skill, agility, gumption, diplomacy.
Do have some gumption, Amy, and cut out ...