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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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Sportsmanship

When we participate in a process and don’t like the results, good sportsmanship says to try again. We assess our performances, identify weaknesses, work out a plan for the future that next time around might produce more favorable outcomes. Sometimes, … 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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I’ve Been Robbed…

I came home recently to discover I had been robbed. A forced entry, my house sustained full raping and pillaging. Shocked, blissfully, I felt truly grateful to have not been home. Had I been home, I would have had to … Continue reading

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Court Room Security

I arrived at the small claims courthouse in plenty of time for my case. I recently moved and immediately dealt with a massive plumbing bill. Tree roots grew in my sewer line and I felt like something out of Poltergeist. … Continue reading

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