Dhart, I appreciate you stating the obvious when it comes mouse guns. Very thorough observations. I have looked at the XDS for awhile but have leaned back toward the XDm compact and the shield. I wouldn't mind having a mouse gun as a true back up for ankle carry but that would be it.
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