By Lian Hearn
A stunning, haunting evocation of the medieval Japan of Lian Hearn's mind's eye, this exciting follow-up to Grass for His Pillow and Across the Nightingale Floor delves deeper into the advanced loyalties that bind its characters from birth.
Filled with experience and mind-blowing twists of plot and fortune, this 3rd ebook within the Tales of the Otori sequence travels past the 3 international locations, to the surface impacts that threaten to interfere upon this remoted realm.
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You bring the handgun up in front of your eyes; you do not lower your eyes (head) to the handgun. Do not lean your head to one side. A head held erect allows your peripheral vision work better, and overall it’s a more comfortable position. A slight bending of the neck is not considered inappropriate, but avoid the tendency to do the “turtle,” hunching or pinching your shoulders. ”Do not lean your head to the side to put it behind the gun. Do not lean your head to the side to put it behind the gun.
The next year I joined the Army National Guard and went away for 13 weeks to learn how to shoot a pistol, drive a tank, walk until my legs hurt, and eat what the Army assured me was food. On the pistol range and on the tank range, I learned the secret still applied. I left basic training with an Expert rating on the pistol and thought I was truly hot shit. Truth was I was barely even a lukewarm turd, when it came to applying a defensive handgun in a way that might help me survive a gunfight. Sure, the Army had taught me how to hit a silhouette target with a 1911, but they didn’t care where I hit it.
It should be understood this is not a beginner’s book. You will not find information here on the various kinds of handguns or how they work. Countless other books are available on that subject, and the owner’s manual for your handgun will cover how to operate your specific firearm. Just the same, you will be not bombarded with opinions from me that deal with which handgun I think is best. I do have opinions and I’m sure they’ll shine through, but, from a practical standpoint, as long as you have a serviceable handgun that is reliable, you can use it to learn the techniques contained herein.