It was 11:16 on Monday, February 9, 2015, and my mother had just called me. That wouldn’t be such an extraordinary occurrence except for the fact that she’d called to ask if she and my dad could come with my husband and me to the shooting range. What? Did I just hear her correctly? This was monumental!
Let me explain a few things about my family…my mom and dad are pretty uncomplicated people. They stay out of people’s way, read books, watch their favorite TV programs, babysit their grandchildren, and enjoy the occasional, senior citizen’s discount at the local movie theater or …read more