I’m working on a number of posts, one of which is about gunfighting. Along the way, I came across this post about Drill Seargent Frick and some his “rules” that he shares. Pretty sound advice.
Petzal: The Rules of Gunfighting
By David E. Petzal
Normally, this blog is dedicated to peaceful pursuits. However, SFC Frick speaks much wisdom. I am giving him a meritorious promotion to Command Sergeant Major (E-9).
(For more on this subject, visit our list of the five best gunfights of all time).
Drill Sergeant Joe B. Fricks Rules For A Gunfight
1. Forget about knives, bats and fists. Bring a gun. Preferably, bring at least two guns. Bring all of your friends who have guns. Bring four times the ammunition you think you could ever need.