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be packing (heat)

To have one or more firearms, especially handguns, currently on one's person. I wouldn't go near that guy if I were you. I hear he's packing! I make sure I'm always packing heat when I go through this part of town.
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"Whatever, as you can see I am packing" he said patting the gun in the holster he had on his belt, at which point the gun went off since the minister had forgotten to turn on the safety.
I am packing my four kids and we are hitting the road towards the Jebel Jais mountains or maybe Al Ain - we will decide on the way.
I am packing up my handbag to go out to lunch with Louise when I remember that I haven't heard from Chris since we spoke in his office yesterday, when he said he would seek an early departure so he could go spend some time in the UK with his daughters.
"I'll tell you when I am packing up my classroom," she said.
Pulis (above) said: "I have a year left, it is not as though I am packing it in and walking away from it.
"I am packing in the campaign because of this and it breaks my heart to do so.
As I am packing boxes, I have to stop to catch my breath.
" This week was meant to be a rest at home but has turned into a mad week of rushing around I'm not sure we're going to be quite so lucky in September so I am packing my winter clothes to go down with me as well.
AS you read this, I am packing my bags and heading for an exciting Bank Holiday weekend away.
I am packing to fly home * I am packing to board a ship * I am still in Auckland harbour and the bailiffs are taking away the last of my furniture back home * I am doing a Tuilagi and jumping into the harbour, for reasons that are as inexplicable to me as they doubtless were, later, to him * I am wearing a beret, waving a baguette and swearing allegiance to the Foreign Legion.
Nonetheless, I am happy today for Libya, and for all Arabs and Muslims, and I am packing my bag to visit this good country soon.
So as I now know that I have no re-sits of my university exams to worry about I am packing in the hours until I head back to university in October.
I am packing up my Young Jeezy snow globe and my Panda Bear fitted baseball hat and leaving the future to the Fishbowl (our editorial office).
MY recurring dream is that I am packing but no matter how much I pack more and more stuff appears and I never get to the end of it.