A Cautionary Tale

The next time you read an argument about gun control, and you hear the standard bits about “hunting” and “waiting periods,” think about this story.

The lesson is simple: in the end, our own safety is our responsibility. There are terms for those who put their lives in the hands of the police, the courts, the government, anyone but themselves.

Those terms are often such as “the victim” or “the deceased.”

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