I think you will like it a lot. Im a 1911 person and i realllly like the xd/m guns. Just spend some time finding the right holster and a really good gun belt. The belt is the real key to comfy everyday carry.
"Gun control: The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her panty hose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound." — L. Neil Smith
The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...
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