- But things were gettin' shady when the honorable maidy
Broke out the forty caliber rain
— Skid Row, Beggar's DayThe small girl smiles. One eyelid flickers.She whips a pistol from her knickers.She aims it at the creature's headAnd bang bang bang, she shoots him dead.
— Roald Dahl, Little Red Riding Hood and the WolfI never thought I could handle
A girl with guns
And let me tell you
You can bet that I'm not the only one
— Tommy Shaw, "Girls With Guns"Winifred: What we've got here is a modification of the TS-113 Sniper Rifle. We've altered its targeting and firing mechanisms to fit the parameters you gave us. Scope works along amplified thermal wavelengths.Emil: God... You are making me so hot right now.Winifred: Wow. Turned on by a woman holding an enormous gun. What a surprise.— Angel, "Lineage"