This is a discussion on Word association thread within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; sinner...
A veteran is someone who, at one point in his life wrote a blank check Made payable to 'The United States of America ' for an amount of 'up to and including my life.'
Prepare for the worst, hope for the best!
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Five minutes before the prom is no time to learn how to dance.Semper Paratus
It is pardonable to be defeated but never surprised.
2 Ruger alaskan .454s
Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club '70-72
GMCM(SW) USN 68-89
NRA Endowment Member
It's the Land of Opportunity, not the Land of Entitlements - Vote America!!!
"When governments fear the people there is liberty. When the people fear the government there is tyranny." Thomas Jefferson
You are only paranoid until you are right - then you are a visionary.
"That I cannot do."
"Give this to, uh, Clemenza. I want reliable people, people who aren't going to be carried away. After all we're not murderers in spite of what this undertaker thinks."
Certified Glock Armorer
NRA Life Member
... PC ...
"The world is filled with violence. Because criminals carry guns, we decent law-abiding citizens should also have guns. Otherwise they will win and the decent people will lose."
-James Earl Jones
"Historical examination of the right to bear arms, from English antecedents to the drafting of the Second Amendment, bears proof that the right to bear arms has consistently been, and should still be, construed as an individual right." -- U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings, Re: U.S. vs Emerson (1999)