As you can imagine, collection plate jockeys made for piss-poor officers.
When you have the moral high ground you can afford men more than your enemy can afford bullets.
It is specifically not a revolver.
Only way he could get an erection.
I do not think it is a derringer.
Because when you have that kind of baggage weighing down a family, or a prison system, or society generally, sometimes the best that you can do is start something.