Once the armed citizen has advanced to the point that he or she can draw and shoot their defensive handgun safely, accurately and quickly, it would be a very good idea to start adding movement to the defensive response. Movement has the potential to momentarily confuse and surprise an attacker, allowing the citizen to gain a bit of advantage.
There’s more to preparing for personal defense than you may think.
While we can sometimes get mired in minutia, never forget that the most important part of being armed is, well, being armed.
As recent events have made us all aware, staying away from bad things—of any type—is a better idea than getting involved with an unknown.