Originally Posted by secoleman57
The only real reason for someone not to know you are carrying is it would make YOU the first target.
Other than that very few people on this forum would know each other if they walked by or in the same shop.
Frankly I believe people in general would be much more polite if it was a known fact EVERYONE was packing heat.
Funny you should mention that, . . . that way. And it's so true. (see Kenisaw Georgia - they require the citizens to be armed)
"An armed society is a polite society" is a quote from science fiction writer Robert Heinlein.
He wrote his best stuff in the 40's & 50's & 60's
The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress, Stranger in a Strange Land,
Starship Troopers. (stranger was my favorite)
Multiple reciepient of top SF writing awards. Died in 1988