This is a discussion on Why the gun is civilization. within the Concealed Carry Issues & Discussions forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; uh, not exactly dichotomous, unless you call Charity, or maybe you call it Love, a force. And this isn't a kissy sort of thing, it's ...
I belive i understand what you posted , and where i come from we call it morality . We dont stand by and see a woman or child struck , we dont stand by while a pure beating is handed to another man even if he " asked for it " by somones opinion . The elderly here are still sir and mam and doors are still held for all who may be behind you ( not just women ) . Of course where i live is heavily armed and morality and the freedom of arms seems to go hand in hand .uh, not exactly dichotomous, unless you call Charity, or maybe you call it Love, a force. And this isn't a kissy sort of thing, it's the motivation for a soldier (sailor, airman, marine, coastie, cop, firefighter) to do something for a buddy or "civilian" and the sort of thing we didn't know we had in us when it comes to protecting family. We do what is unreasonable without coercion.
Make sure you get full value out of today , Do something worthwhile, because what you do today will cost you one day off the rest of your life .
We only begin to understand folks after we stop and think .
Criminals are looking for victims, not opponents.