Save those thumbs & bucks w/ free shipping on this magloader I purchased mine http://www.amazon.com/shops/raeind No more leaving the last round out because it is too hard to get in. And you will load them faster and easier, to maximize your shooting enjoyment. loader does it all easily, painlessly, and perfectly reliably
If you're looking for a gun to fit your smaller hand, check this forum out. I wouldn't mind trying out a Browning High Power or BDM. I tend to be ambidextrous so the BDM sounds like a good fit. Too bad they discontinued their production.