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Feared For My Life

This overused phrase, “ I feared for my life,” underscores many conversations regarding allowable use of a firearm. Even the law seems to support this oft uttered statement as valid reason to draw and fire. I, however, readily discard declaring, … Continue reading

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Not Again

August 23, 2017 I incurred another canine incident resulting in the use of my firearm. I find this discouraging as there is nothing proud or powerful in shooting a dog. However, the sense of pride and power derived from recognizing … Continue reading

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I Had to Use My Gun Today

Always at the ready, I never thought I would ever have to actually use my gun. Then came the day, three weeks ago, now, when I called my friends to say, “I had to  use my gun, today.” The circumstances … Continue reading

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Don’t Bring A Knife To A Gunfight

I recently spoke with a man from England. An avid arms collector, hunter, marksman, he had served for over 15 years in what is their country’s National Guard. It is called something else in the United Kingdom, but is would … Continue reading

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While Traveling One Day

I go to the airport to check in and meet up with friends somewhere else. How exciting, a vacation. How perplexing, the airport emptiness inspires inquiry. I walk right up to the check in counter and check my bags. I … Continue reading

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It’s the Law

Four letter word ending in “s”, clue states: holster fillers. NO brainer. Before I look at the puzzle to see how many letters or how many letters are already filled in, I guess guns, pistols, revolvers. THIS I can do. … Continue reading

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