Beretta PX-4 9mm 17+1
(It developed a slight problem that might have resulted in a misfire when racking the slide so it's being repaired. The dealer who switched the backstrap by hammering the butt on his desk to seat the retainer managed to break the rotating firing mechanism safety).
I may be carrying a Colt 1903 converted for 9mm short for those days when "concealed" is the key.
I wish TX would go back to open carry so I can go to Walmart with a thigh rig and something chambered in .45. I'd do it just to mess with the hippies.
War clouds were gathering rapidly. The sending of more than 3,000 British army regulars under Maj. Gen. Thomas Gage to Boston further exacerbated the imperial rift. When a column of these troops under Lt. Col. Francis Smith moved into the countryside to collect arms and munitions gathered by the patriot militia, hostilities erupted at Lexington and Concord on Apr. 19, 1775. - The American Revolution Begins