I carry my 40cal 24/7 and if it is not on my hip it is with in arms reach.
Mugged at gun point March 1978 - Houston TX
Robbed at work at gun point June 1978 - Houston TX
Robbed at home at gun point July 1978 - Houston TX.
Moved to Ft.Worth Aug 1978 and have been armed ever since.
BTW where I lived and worked in Houston was know as a good - bad neighborhood.