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Like as not Miss Connie'll be marryin' some smart-alecky, good-fer-nothin' fellow, then she'll be settled.

I busted a big hole in her right whar there was a smart-alecky Yankee colonel sailin' acrost on a horse.

It is not "smart-alecky" at all, but has, rather, the sound of something genuinely felt.

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