Originally Posted by montveil
No offense taken-
I believe these forums are a place to offer different opinions for all to consider.
Different viewpoints make learning possible and forums interesting.
It's my view that an opinion is just that and should not be taken as an affront to any other opinion but rather something to consider.
I'm sure your child will just love the weapon you bought him and I wish you and him many hours of shooting joy and bonding.
Thanks for teaching a child to shoot safely
I totally agree with you that analyzing others opinions is a valuable learning tool. When one does not respect the opinions of others and try to learn from them they lock down their minds and end up knowing less than they did in the first place.
I strongly believe I have an obligation to pass on the modicum of knowledge that I have gained about guns and hunting to the younger generations. This is an obligation we all have.