“Imagine you are walking through the woods on a dark cloudy night.” Adequately equipped, mentally prepared and at the ready with a prior well considered planned response for the likelihood of any event which might threaten my health and welfare prior to leaving the house. Otherwise, why venture forth. Next scenario please.
Outstanding post! There are those who who need the reminder. Then there are those who are mentally ready every waking hour for whom the ‘war games’ never stop.
But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security.