And that is exactly why there is a gun somewhere on my body (or within arms reach when I’m asleep) 24-7-365, even if all I am doing is lounging around the house. It is also why I ignore the “No Firearms Allowed” signs where ever I go. It is not paranoia. It is a healthy recognition that the world is not necessarily a universally friendly place. And, as this couple found out, it is a recognition that, in fact, it does happen to people like me. — jtl, 419
Suddenly she rushed into my office and as I was turning to look at her she said, “Someone is in the house.”
Wandering home invader teaches me this lesson by experience.
Like many people I know who live in the country, I’ve long been lax about locking my doors, particularly in the daytime.
I nearly always…
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