Comment: I prefer to defend myself

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I prefer to defend myself

By whatever means necessary.

instead of whatever means available.

"Necessary" means prior preparation as to meet an attack with eqaul or greater force, instead of "available", which is improvising with what is at hand.

Conscience does not exist if not exercised

"No matter how cynical you get, it's impossible to keep up!
---Lily Tomlin