That the Chiappa M1-9 works reliably and is introduced Stateside for less than $500. I’d buy a few of the black stocked ones for the kids/loaners if that was the case. And a crate of 20 round Mec-Gar mags.
And they should make it in 40 S&W, as well. Feeding from Beretta 96 mags 😀