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Throughout the story Breaking Smiths Quarter Horse Smith aims to mind his own business This however seems to back fire on him and doesnt quite turn out how hed like it to This happens mainly due to his character traits Smith feels strongly about what is right and wrong he doesnt like to see his friends misrepresented or in trouble he sees the good in people and he hates it when people take advantage of others Even though he has a strong belief about minding his own business these other traits seem to eventually win him over mostly for the worse Quite early in the story Smith shows that he doesnt want to have anything to do with anything When Ol Antione visits him about breaking his quarter horse Norah brings up the topic of Gabriel staying in the cabin with Ol Antione Smith says He is not bothering you Why are you all bothered about him This is the first indication the Smith doesnt really care or mind whats going on He later reassures Norah by saying even if it should happen to be him he is a quiet sort of man He wouldnt bother you or anybody else Even though Jimmyboy is charged with murder Smith still gives him credit At the beginning of the conversation with Norah he didnt want to have anything to do with Gabriel At the end of the conversation Smith leaves to talk to Gabriel This is the first of many times Smith gets involved even though he didnt want to In the cabin Gabriel tries to ask Smiths help but fails Smith merely replies Leave me out of this Gabriel I have got nothing to do with it Like I say I dont know you are even in this cabin Chapter 4 gives a hint on why maybe Smith does get involved in matters against his will At the
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