Waters & words

Archive for October, 2006

Breaking with convention: GTFITW

For many years now, there have been a great many advocates of the upstream nymph.

No one has dictated that you should fish that way, but there have been the odd derogatory remarks about the downstream boys.

“I’d sooner be sitting on my arse plunking for Bass, than turn around and fling my fly down this here river!” said the old codger in Robert Traver’s story.

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