by Roger Hall
My eyes are getting old and it is getting kind of hard for me to see the take under water. So, for the last year I have put on a little Orvis strike putty, I prefer the chartreuse. Just a very tiny bit just above the tippet knot is of great assistance in detecting subtle takes.
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“The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten” - Benjamin Franklin
"Be sure in casting, that your fly fall first into the water, for if the line fall first, it scares or frightens the fish..." -
Col. Robert Venables 1662
As age slows my pace, I will become more like the heron.
The hooks are sharp.
The coffee's hot.
The fish are slippery when wet.
Beware of the Dogma