25 Things That Only People Who Carry Concealed Would Understand

13. You don’t reach too high

 
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14. You’d rather have your drivers license taken away than have your pistol permit taken away


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15. You buy pants a size or two larger than you normally wear


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16. You get a little more nervous than usual when a police car is behind you

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17. When you see a wall clock, you think about different carry positions

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18. When you go out to eat, you sit in an area of the restaurant that gives you a view of the entrance and exit, as well as the entire floor

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19. Your awareness of your surroundings is 100x higher than it was before you started carrying concealed

Source: http://apexselfdefense.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/stalker.jpg?w=476

20. If you’re awake, you’re carrying concealed

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21. You’ve had this happen to at least one pair of jeans

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22. How naked you feel when you aren’t carrying

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23. When you see someone with a Pro-Gun bumper sticker, you feel an urge to stick around in order to very-high-five them

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24. Every time you hear of a lawful citizen using his firearm in self-defense, you wonder what Make, Model and Caliber was used

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25. You cheer when you hear about people defending themselves with their concealed carry firearms

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Source: http://newyorkknowsbest.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/istock_1814174-3-people-cheering-low-res.jpg

About Brandon

Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Glock 27 that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 3.0 holster.