This is a discussion on Please don't shoot me I'm not your normal hillbilly from tn within the New Members Introduce Yourself forums, part of the Welcome To DefensiveCarry.com category; Originally Posted by Aiko Just what we need, another abnormal hillbilly form Tenn lol, welcome! Well stated there. I'll try to fit in....
Btw here is my real reason I joined this forum. I am a 57 yo ex middle linebacker. 6'2" 247 lbs about the same weight I played at in college. Never really thought I'd need to defend myself with anything but my body. Just realized that I carried to much cash on myself at times due to my work and needed to get a permit. I took my 8 hour class and came away with a new respect for my 2nd amendment right but I also realized that with that right came a truly tough call if I ever drew my weapon. I hope to never have to face a jury for being forced to defend myself or my family but if I do I want to be justified. I came here to get a better understanding of defensive carry and I thank each of you for any help you might give me since I am new to this.
Last edited by Alien1; December 23rd, 2012 at 01:17 PM.
Welcome to DefensiveCarry.com from Olympia, WA; in the Great Pacific Northwest!
Only two defining forces have ever died for you.....
1. Jesus Christ.
2. The American Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Marine, and Coast Guardsman.
One died for your soul, the other for your freedom!
Welcome from the Great Lake State!
The United States Constitution © 1791. All Rights Reserved.
Welcome from Ohio.
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Welcome from Southwest Florida
"As a strong supporter of our 2nd Amendment rights, I believe tougher enforcement of our nation's existing gun laws must be done before any more laws are enacted and put on the books."