A barrel may sound hollow, but not a bird--this wiseacre acquaints us.
And so Mr. Wiseacre treats almost every thing that makes its appearance.
But Mr. Wiseacre was caught napping once in his life, and that completely.
There was something about this man that interested Wiseacre.
"Perhaps I might do it," said Wiseacre, after another thoughtful pause.
With all these skeptics ...