Originally Posted by Micjones
Went back and watched an old episode today.
The cousins had some style -- those boots, man -- so I can see one of 'em opting for a more brutal, intimate kill with the axe. They prefer the axe; which had already been established previously in the season.
Hank suffers from PTSD, so it came as little surprise to me at that point in the show that he went through some hesitation out of shellshock upon getting that warning.