I know you may not like polymer and I have both. But for a good all around pistol that one can never go wrong with is the Glock Model 27 40 cal. With extended grip and one extra round.
The Constitution is not an instrument for the Government to restrain the people. It is an instrument for the people to restrain the Government!
“Americans have the right and advantage of being armed. Unlike the people of other countries, whose leaders are afraid to trust them with arms.”
James Madison. Author of the 2nd Amendment