Originally Posted by devildog88Here is a little piece that I thought was appropriate:
USMC Rules For Gun fighting
> 1. Be courteous to everyone, friendly to no one.
> 2. Decide to be aggressive ENOUGH, quickly ENOUGH.
> 3. Have a plan.
> 4. Have a back-up plan, because the first one probably won't work.
> 5. Be polite. Be professional. But, have a plan to kill everyone you
> 6. Do not attend a gunfight with a handgun whose caliber does not start
> with at least a "4."
> 7. Anything worth shooting is worth shooting twice. Ammo is cheap. Life
> is expensive.
> 8 Move away from your attacker. Distance is your friend. (Lateral and
> diagonal movement is preferred.)
> 9. Use cover or concealment as much as possible.
> 10. Flank your adversary when possible. Protect yours.
> 11. Always cheat; always win. The only unfair fight is the one you lose.
> 12. In ten years nobody will remember the details of caliber, stance, or
> tactics. They will only remember who lived.
> 13. If you are not shooting, you should be communicating and reloading.
> 14. Someday someone may kill you with your own gun, but they should have
> to beat you to death with it because it is empty.
> US Navy Rules For Gun fighting
> 1. Go to Sea
> 2. Drink Coffee
> 3. Send in the Marines