Yes sir Doc
... I read your post several times. You nailed it for sure. I've never heard it stated better. Bravo!
“A man who opens a case in hunting camp and lifts out a single-shot BP rifle makes a statement about himself. It may be quite unconscious, or it may be pure egotistical one-upmanship, but it does project the image of a superior marksman and a hunter of above-average skills.”