"Anyway, the point I am making (there is actually a point to be made) is that since I stop to get food that I will eat with my hands, I am usually acutely aware of the state of my hands at the end of a range session. "
Your point is you don't want to eat with dirty hands? My point is WASH THEM, don't change gunpowder so you can eat after a range session!
My Anchor is holding fast!
I've learned how to stand on my own two knees...