Comment: I admire the restraint of George Zimmerman.

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I admire the restraint of George Zimmerman.

It's a cold dark night, it's raining and there's a suspicious person in the neighborhood who is also acting suspiciously. I'm on the telephone with dispatch, I've lost sight of this person and I'm heading back to my vehicle to meet the police when they arrive.

If someone had sucker punched me and broke my nose and I'm swallowing blood, if I could get to my weapon, I'd shoot.

If someone had me on the ground, straddling me above the hips and pounding me, if I could get to my weapon, I'd shoot.

If someone were straddling me above the hips, and pounding my head against concrete, I couldn't breathe, and I'm swallowing blood, I wouldn't first call to the neighbors for help, if I could get to my weapon I'd shoot.

Zimmerman showed more restrain than I would have...