Rules are often made as a result of an incident.
Each of the basic firearm rules have valid reasons for them.
Treat every gun as if it is loaded.
Keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction.
If you discharge a firearm in the house, do it while the womenfolk aren’t around, and while you have time to remove any evidence (including smell) before they get back.
Just so everyone knows, I didn’t actually shoot a firearm off in my studio
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