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Randy Paine came back from France to the monotony of everyday affairs.

"My left foot is beginning to hurt me a little," put in Randy.

"It's too bad we haven't got some game to cook," observed Randy.

Dan Soppinger was close behind him, with Jack and Randy following.

To this there was no immediate answer, and then Randy stepped forward.

"We had better keep close to this stream," was Randy's suggestion.

Randy stopped short, and so did some of the others who had started to speak.

"We ought to get a doctor for him just as soon as possible," said Randy.

"I'm going to fix up some new harness for them," announced Randy.

"Let's take a few of those sheets of ice upstairs," said Randy.

WORD ORIGIN

1690s, Scottish, "aggressive, boisterous," probably from rand "to rave," an obsolete variant of rant (v.). In the original sense especially of beggars, "and probably implying vagrant habits as well as rude behavior" [OED]. Sense of "lewd, lustful" first recorded 1847. Related: Randiness.

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