Wellness & Safety

How one young couple resolved their own gun debate

My fiance’s family bought us a gun. Then things got interesting.

Last Christmas, as our family was gathered to open presents, my fiancé reached under the couch cushion he was sitting on and pulled out a handgun.

It wasn’t loaded. And he had only good intentions. The gun was a gift from his stepdad and two older brothers — cleverly hidden under his own seat for him to discover.