I recently started a thread similar to this one. Here's what I learned:
Ruger standard auto, MK II, or MK III, including the 22/45s of each generations are all very good choices.
The Beretta Neos is also very underrated.
Blessed be the Lord my strength which teacheth my hands to war, and my fingers to fight -Psalm 144:1, KJV, a Psalm of David