How to convince mom to let me buy a gun?

Hey guys I'm 19 and I live in ny with my mother and siblings. I love guns and shooting. I've fired shotguns ARs rifles the whole 9 yards. Despite this my mother is very strong no, when it comes to me owning a fire arm. Any ideas how I can get her to let me buy a 22? This will be my foot in the door to move... show more Hey guys I'm 19 and I live in ny with my mother and siblings. I love guns and shooting. I've fired shotguns ARs rifles the whole 9 yards. Despite this my mother is very strong no, when it comes to me owning a fire arm. Any ideas how I can get her to let me buy a 22? This will be my foot in the door to move on to bigger and better guns.
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