In the spring of 2017, I was still in high school and visiting my older brother in Utah when I saw on the news that a bill passed allowing 18 year olds to obtain concealed carry permits. I was already accepted in to the same university that my brother attended and had plans in motion for living off campus. I thought that issuing provisional permits for younger people was a great idea, but I never expected that 6 months later, I would be applying for one.
If you missed Part 1 of this series which covers my introduction to firearms and concealed carry, you can read it here.
The summer before I left for college, there was a minor incident that really made me want to be more in control of my own safety. I was at a Starbucks in the middle of the day, waiting for my iced latte, when a man approached me. He was probably in his 40s and told me that I was “the most beautiful he had ever seen”. I had no idea what to do so I just said, “thanks…” and went back to looking at my phone. He left, but came back a minute …Read the Rest
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