It was once said in an old Colt advertisement that the modern revolver was great equalizer. For many in our society that are considered seniors, this has never been more of a true statement than today.
In a recent concealed carry class that I was giving for a preparedness group, I ran into a nice older woman named Mary. Her husband, a retired cop, had always said he was going to teach her how to shoot but never got around to it. Sadly, Ms. Mary’s husband walked towards the light and left her alone.
Now, traveling often back and forth several miles to visit grandchildren, work part time, and attend church, Ms. Mary felt she needed to learn.
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