Cold weather takes the fun out. A couple of magazines of hot 357sig in cold weather and my G33 isn't fun anymore.
15-20 rounds of 7mm-08 out of my 15" Encore Pro Hunter, warm or cold weather, and the web of your hand and thumb joint starts to know something is happening.
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.