This is part of a post on a non-gun related forum where the person described a tense, and scarey (his words) situation that took place where he and his children were being harassed by some gang types (or wannabees) in an urban setting. I really wanted to respond but I just watched it play out but would like some opinions on a response.
I actually have my CCW(conceal carry permit) but I never carry. I feel it is a big responsibility also and I am afraid to carry for that reason. I know I would have pulled it tonight and I might not be sitting at home right now. Instead I could be sitting at a police station or lying in a hospital myself. I only got it so I could carry when I go to my shop at night and have a little bit of safety. My shop isnt located in the best part of town. I