Originally Posted by paull
It would be silly for me to keep arguing the point, but...
It's the same sort of argument wherein someone can come up with a scenario, no matter how unlikely, to support any point.
Are there one in a million, or even one in a thousand, exceptions? Yes.
The other 999 times out of that thousand, I want a receipt and ID. Considering that I am unlikely to buy more than 10 or 15 guns, tops, in my entire life, and most or all of them from a dealer, it's sort of a mute point in my world.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
You do not HAVE a soul. You ARE a soul. You HAVE a body.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.