I don't mind recoil, I've had a 300 Win Mag, and I have a 35rem. 336. I've always thought the 45-70 was just a badass round, and you never know when you will have a charging Cadillac.
The early bird may get the worm, but, the second rat, gets the cheese.
"A fear of weapons, is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity." Sigmund Freud