"If, on the other hand, I thought he was just a shakey jackass, I'd permit him to live and might even give him the money. "
why on earth would you give him the money? because you have sympathy for him? he has a screwdriver and you have a gun, not a chance he gets the money from me, i have zero regard for criminals.
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