Originally Posted by mitchntx
Does any one get as big of a kick out of watching friends and loved ones enjoy a day at the range as they do shooting?
Very much so. Target shooting holds no particular joy for me, it's generally more tedious than fun. I only do it to work up loads or confirm sight-in after extended lack of use. I'd much rather watch friends and family enjoy themselves, especially with my guns and ammo.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.