We each have our own tolerance for risk and we all make numerous risk/reward decisions every single day. In this diary AndyT will join us to discuss his very touching personal diary in which he shared his personal experience with major depressive disorder and his thoughts about the risks of gun ownership.
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|I can't own a gun continues:
I'm suicidal and I think that if I owned a gun I would kill myself.
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