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river rat316

you know your a smallie nut when...

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My foreman thought I was crazy today.... after the rain started ,and the parking lot we were grading started to flood, everyone else was in there trucks wondering what to do, and I'm the only nut outside creating a river in the parking lot complete with rocky rapids, backflows, deepwater current breaks, and slackwater pools (gotta still have that kid in me I guess) after all was complete he wanted to start grading again and I wouldnt let him anywhere near my river!! I think he was mad but I was still fishing (pulling out some real hawgs in my mind too!!)

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I'm a hopeless fishing addict too. I can't drive by a mudpuddle without wondering if ther just might be a fish lurking in it's depths.

Most people when they first meet me think I'm a fairly normal individual. But those who get to know me think I'm "a little bit" crazy when it comes to fishing.

However, the definition of crazy is "doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results". I, on the other hand, continue to fish day after day and always expect the same results (ie to catch fish).


I plan to live far so good!

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LOL. That's great! Glad you could make your own river. I work indoors at a desk for 10 hrs a day just wishing I could retire and go fishing all the time.

When the storm came through about 2pm yesterday I was just hoping that the power would go out and that it wouldn't be up and running again for the rest of the week. I wanted to get out to the lake so bad, no matter how hard the wind was blowing.

There are times when I'll be completely bored at work and I'll be staring at my cup of water. I'll run out to the car and grab one of my small bobbers, a piece of monofilament, and a split shot and size 10 hook. I'll rig up my hook, line, and sinker with a pen as my fishing pole and wait for the bobber to get pulled down by a fish.

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