I would always take the muffler off my ear a lil bit when I first enter the room/range to get used to the loud bangs so I wont be shooked when my friends fires that big mossin or sk..in the next booth..
"Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do. But it takes character and self-control
to be understanding and forgiving. A great man shows his greatness, by the way he treats little men."