Texas License to Carry in Springtime

The green leaf buds are sprouting and real men and women are sporting their Texas license to carry in the cool spring breeze. Readers of the Concealed Handgun News Blog know the sense of security that you get when you carry a loaded handgun into a public place. The sad truth about life in modern America is that a criminal can assault you at any time and in any place. Statistically it is not likely to happen but when it does you want to be able to defend yourself and carrying a firearm affords you that level of protection and security.


There is something uniquely soothing about carrying a loaded firearm in a public place in springtime. New life is sprouting forth from the ground and from the wombs of wild animals. Although a loaded weapon can be used to take life which would contradict the spawning of vernal new life, a loaded weapon can also be used to protect and preserve life as well. In this way a license to carry a firearm is a license to protect and nurture life, the very life that is generate and affirmed in the season we call spring.

So the next time you consider obtaining a license to carry a firearm in the state of Texas, the Concealed Handgun News blog invites you to also consider the life affirming properties that come hand in hand with the act of carrying a firearm. It is no small privilege to carry a firearm and this privilege comes with a great deal of responsibility as well. But if you are up for the challenge and the responsibility, and you meet all the legal qualifications, then the state of Texas invites you to join the proud citizenry who are licensed to carry.