Instead, he chucklled, and seemed to keep going until he filled the whole room with his deep belly laugh.
"Flint Rogers!" he boomed "Fancy meetin' you 'round these parts! I see you got yourself a new hand to replace the one that I took from you all those years ago."
"Red Bart," Flint replied, with a slight nod "I thought you had died in that mess with Mexico a few years back"
"Thought?" Bart laughed "Hoped is more like. No, I ain't that easy to get rid of."
"Sure wish you were, Bart, but then you are made o' tougher stuff than most."
"And don't you ferget it, kid"