Of all the people I know and have known, there are exactly three I would loan a firearm to, without worry.
And they live far, far away.
Although, I am generous at the range, of course.
As long as the folks asking seem safe to stand close to, with a loaded shootin' iron in their hands.
Walt Kelly, alias Pogo, sez:
“Don't take life so serious, son, it ain't nohow permanent.”