Positive, yearly it’s the similar ol’ thing–fishermen sit down crack open a bottle of Hamms, and rattle off the identical resolutions they’ve been rattling off for years.
Do extra fishing, study to truly tie a fly-correctly- or break down and take that journey of a lifetime you could have been promising your self for the final three many years.
For the fish, our little water dwelling buddies, it’s a little totally different.
Do they get collectively and crack open a pleasant heat can of “Mayflys”, (from the land of murky baubles!) and swear off salmon eggs for the remainder of their lives?
Let’s check out what’s transpiring beneath the riffles as we head into the brand new yr…..
“Hey Buck, appears like we made it one other yr out right here in Snagville.”
“Yeah, it positive has been a tough year–Finley.”
“Inform me about it. I’ve stored having these recurring lip pains all yr, appears to occur each few weeks, each time I eat an excessive amount of.”
“I acquired the identical drawback. Subsequent yr I swear I’m going to lose some weight, cease consuming a lot meat and cheese. Particularly worms these issues are loaded with energy.”
“You understand Buck, I heard about this new fad food regimen a couple of of the blokes have been making an attempt, they are saying it really works actual good.”
“Oh yeah, what’s it Finley?”
“It’ referred to as the ‘Swim-Quick’ weight-reduction plan.”
“SWIM-FAST, that is not new, that’ been round for years. I attempted that again in 99-just wound up utilizing it to scrub down my salmon eggs, and gained 9 ounces.”
“I even tried the ‘AtFins’ diet–the one the place you eat nothing however caddis flys– however my ldl cholesterol went up so excessive, I began overproducing my Omega-Three’s.”
“Whoa, that may be harmful.”
“One of the best one I discovered was this weight loss plan they name the ‘South Seashore’ diet–but our river runs north to south– so I by no means might discover a south seashore.”
“That may be an issue. Hey, move me the clam dip.”
“Perhaps we should always simply train extra?”
“No way- I knew this fish named Sal, I feel his final identify was Monella–anyway, he determined to go on this massive train ‘journey’, stayed away three years. Got here again rock exhausting, greater than I ever keep in mind him, croaked a number of months after getting again.”
“Wow, that sucks.”
“It wasn’t fairly both, he acquired all white and sore wanting, then simply went stomach up.”
“There was some rumours he was utilizing FGH-you know- the Fish Progress Hormone.”
“Nah, my cousin knew Sal, stated he simply actually grew on his massive ocean journey.”
“Guess train is not all that good then–hey, do this algae it is scrumptious.”
“Ya know Finley, it looks like lots of our pals have been disappearing recently.”
“I do know Buck, they acquired that very same capturing ache of their lip–seemed like they have been in an actual hurry to get out of right here after that–and then they by no means got here again.”
“Pals could be fickle.”
“Yeah, they arrive and go–but new ones all the time appear to point out up.”
“We obtained any extra “Mayflys”?”
“You simply drank the final one.”
“Shoot, I ‘ve additionally obtained perform a little much less consuming in 2006. My spouse will not spawn with me anymore-says I all the time odor like a drowned worm.”
“I hear ya man. Spouse’s all the time on my dorsal about that kinda stuff too.”
“Anyway, I really like ya man–at least you and I’ll all the time be greatest fins. Proper?”
“Straightforward dude, I feel you could have had one to many ‘Mayflys’. You are getting sappy on me.”
“Nicely, the waters getting fairly brown Finley. Have to be getting fairly near the New Years.”
“Water’s rising too, Buck. I guess your proper.”
” This is to an awesome 2006 Finley.”
“Joyful New Years, Buck.”
“Guess I am going to head residence, again to ‘reduce financial institution'”
“Buck, you are in no situation to swim I am going to name ya cab.”