Sheriff Jim reminds us that failing to plan is planning to fail.
Dealing with the little curve balls life sends your way is much easier if you've planned ahead.
Having a plan is part of being prepared. Being able to put that plan into action and see it through to a satisfactory conclusion is key to surviving unpleasant encounters.
A safe room in your house is vital, but so is a plan to escape from it should the situation warrant.
Planning for self-defense goes beyond owning a firearm and knowing how to use it.
Do you create a flexible defensive plan everywhere you go?