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Old 10-24-2012, 11:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Do you carry because of a specific experience that you had?
Do you carry just because it's legal?
Do you carry because it's cool?
Do you carry to protect yourself and your family?


Why do you carry?

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Old 10-24-2012, 11:54 AM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Better to have it and not need it then to need it and not have it
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Because I can

Because I have the right to

Because the world is not a safe place and it does me no good sitting at home
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Watch or read the News.......................

Car Jackings, Assults, and generals lack of respect for other peoples stuff & property.


I WILL NEVER Regret carring, even if I never need it.


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Originally Posted by texaschevy10 View Post
Better to have it and not need it then to need it and not have it
Ditto!

The other saying I like is:

"When seconds count, the cops are minutes away."
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Family tradition
Family protection
It is my right
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Because I dont want to be just another Sheeple and think that the evils of the world can not touch me because I am inviniclbe to the corruption around me.
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Old 10-24-2012, 07:37 PM   #8 (permalink)
 
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Because criminals prefer unarmed victims .
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have you ever seen an armed slave? i never have. that how big govt wants you, gun naked...even the great gladiators were disarmed after their performance.

and I can...
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After a couple deployments, and seeing how crappy this world really is... I like to be prepared.
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