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We are told that we should not defend ourselves, but instead rely on the police to protect us.
When seconds count, the police are minutes away.
This woman wasn't a firearms expert. A friend who was concerned for her safety had just given her the gun.
Her attacker did not take the gun away and use it against her.
She did not shoot herself by mistake.
She did not shoot an innocent person in error.
She saved her own life.