Guns can protect people.
People kill people with guns.
The unromanticized truth is that you protect yourself with a gun by being better at killing people than the other person with a gun.
Is that what your husband wants to be? It starts with the devaluing of other people’s lives, and that’s what marketers want us all doing to continue the brands being burnt into our minds and our chains of debt to oligarchs.
Yes, I own several, but I don’t think it makes me secure. I just like them as useful tools.
Buy a greenhouse instead.
You can trade food for a gun soon enough.