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Gone with the Wind
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  • He did them silently, patiently and competently.
  • There had always been friends, neighbors, the competent hands of willing slaves.

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  • If a person keeps faithfully busy each hour of the working day, he can count on waking up some morning to find himself one of the competent ones of his generation.
    William James
  • Izzi and I exchange a glance at that—his sheer competence is unnerving.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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