[geeks] FW: [rescue] UPS Recommendation
kurt at k-huhn.com
Thu Jul 17 21:12:45 CDT 2003
On Thursday, July 17, 2003, at 09:25 PM, Francisco Javier Mesa-Martinez
>> Please don't try and say what a gun owner might do as a course of
> Hum you have a going pointing at your face, you have been surprised.
> do you do? I seem to appreciate my life far more than a lousy bunch of
Losing dollars, no. However, losing my gun and having it used in the
commission of another crime, yes. *If* someone manages to surprise me,
and gets a gun in my face, I can tell you now that I will react swiftly
and without pause. I won't say I'll prevail, but I sure as hell ain't
going without a fight. And one this is for sure, the criminal is
goddam well going to be surprised by me.
>> You've already established you're scared of guns,
> Having respect for guns is not the same as being scared of them, I
> think I
> have stablished before that I may have far more experience with guns
> anyone else in this list.
> Respect != fear.
I forget where I saw that quote, it was in an email that I've deleted -
however I cannot find it, so I withdraw the statement.
>> My training tells me exactly what I would do, and yes, it involves
>> exchange of fire.
> Well except in that case, there is exchange of fire, problem is that it
> is in only one direction: His gun -> Your face. :) Unless your training
> advocates suicide, in which case... go ahead.
You're not familiar with close quarters defense tactics? There are
methods of evasion and defense that work well in this situation. Are
they 100% effective? No. But I like the odds better when I have some
Kurt "There are some bad people on the rise.
kurt at k-huhn.com They're saving their own skins by ruining peoples
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