Thoughts On My First Experience With Guns (And a Crossbow)

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Yours truly looking mighty bad ass I must say
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Dude, is that an AR-15? Yes. Yes it is.
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And a Sig-Sauer 40mm? Yep.
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Is that a shotgun? I’m afraid not my ignorant friend, it is a tactical shotgun. No idea what that is or how it is different from a regular shotgun, then welcome to my world pre-this past Saturday.
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And finally the crossbow. A weapon of grace and beauty., silent but deadly. For me firing it was a lot like hitting a golf ball, way off target and lost in the rough. I missed by a country mile on each shot and managed to lose two arrows out of four shots taken. Embarrassing no doubt, but less embarrassing then not being strong enough to actually load an arrow, and having to ask my companion (her) to do it for me.
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This could be you if you get in front of or anywhere near a tactical shotgun blast. You would be dead which is kind of the point I guess.

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Research scientist (Ph.D. micro/mol biology), Thought middle manager, Everyday junglist, Selecta (Ret.), Boulderer, Cat lover, Fish hater

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