My firearms are secured in my house ....
... If someone breaks in and steals them it is on them, not me. Proximate cause.
I concur with this sentiment. A criminal is a criminal. A dangerous criminal is still a criminal.
NRA Life Member (2003)
I think that one of the notions common to the anti-gunner is the idea that being a victim is 'noble'; as if it is better to be noble in your suffering than disruptive in your own defense.