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Old 02-03-2013, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by YogSosoth View Post
The point is that you're more likely to have killed or harmed yourself with that gun than used it on the off chance he breaks down your door. You're essentially holding on to a time bomb that could go off at any minute hoping that it will only blow up when you throw it. Its much more likely to go off in your hands.
I've made it to 56 so far.
Dad had a gun at the house, and I've had one all the time I've lived alone.
I've so far only shot a raccoon that may have been rabid and a copperhead that was in my Wife's parking space.
If I had a concealed carry permit, and had I driven my Wife to work when the guy crawled in her car window, saying, "I have a gun and I'm going to kill you", I'd have used it a third time.