Uh oh...I messed up

Uh oh...I messed up

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    Uh oh...I messed up

    I agreed to going on a cruise and didn't stop to consider the "no carry" implications. So now I'm going to be stuck on a boat for 5 days and also be going to a foreign port and will not have a firearm the entire time. Oh well, too late now. Guess I'll have to hone up on my mad ninja skills (lol).

    Only problem is, I'll feel so naked...and it isn't even one of those kind of cruises.
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    Never get out of the boat. Unless you were going all the way. Kurtz got off the boat...
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    I was thinking about what to do with the family for a vacation the other day and thought a cruise would be fun but then realized that I would be in that same position. so needless to say we wont be going on a cruise anytime soon.

    but have fun and try not to stress too much, im sure you can take a good knife, lol.
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    Yep... I hate that feeling of being unable to defend myself or my friends/family if the need arises.
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    IF I really wanted to go on a cruise I would (though I rarely go anywhere I cannot go armed) , oddly I don't see the desire of late , just enjoy the cruise, and watch your six
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    Enjoy the cruise, BugDude!

    I spent the first 40 years of my life not worrying about those things and just enjoying myself. There was only once I sorta wished I was armed in all that time, and it worked out okay that time. I would just have a good time and not stress about it if I were you.

    Yes, you are gambling on shorter odds than staying here in the US and going to "safe" places unarmed, but the odds are still pretty far in your favor for making it through unscathed. Just don't drink too much in the foreign ports of call, stay out of dark alleys, and try to make yourself a less attractive target than the hundreds or thousands of other tourists there at the same time.
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    Any training with a knife?

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    Carry a spear. This guy is awesome!

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    Quote Originally Posted by BugDude View Post
    I agreed to going on a cruise and didn't stop to consider the "no carry" implications. So now I'm going to be stuck on a boat for 5 days and also be going to a foreign port and will not have a firearm the entire time. Oh well, too late now. Guess I'll have to hone up on my mad ninja skills (lol).

    Only problem is, I'll feel so naked...and it isn't even one of those kind of cruises.
    Me as well Nov 9th I didnt consider it either. Which ship?
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    Lansky plastic knife

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    Cold Steel cane: Aluminum Head City Stick - Cold Steel Knives



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    "He went on two legs, wore clothes and was a human being, but nevertheless he was in reality a wolf of the Steppes. He had learned a good deal . . . and was a fairly clever fellow. What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life. The cause of this apparently was that at the bottom of his heart he knew all the time (or thought he knew) that he was in reality not a man, but a wolf of the Steppes."

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    No weapons of any kind. You go through a similar screening and metal detectors as flying. I guess I'll be training with a plastic spork. Oh well. I'm a goodly sized fella and I've been in my fair share of hand throwing situations well before I started carrying.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rock and Glock View Post
    Cold Steel cane: Aluminum Head City Stick - Cold Steel Knives



    And here's an original, excellent thread on the subject......

    Product Review: Cold Steel Cane
    I thought about this, especially considering I just had surgery on my left leg. I'm sure I could get my Doctor to prescribe it for me as a medical assist device if I needed some type of documentation to support the medical need.
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