Rockfishing With My Dad – Part III

Conditions & Tide Low tide 1630, tidal flow very strong, overcast, calm sea, no wind. Sunset at 1745, and the plan was to burley hard and catch decent snapper before it got dark. In German they say “Aller guten Dinge sind drei” (Third time’s a charm), however, they also say “Einmal ist keinmal” (Once doesn’t count), so where does that leave us? I don’t know, it’s not important anyway, what needs to be highlighted though, is that Dad and I went rockfishing, for the third time, and it was almost perfect. When I got home from work yesterday, I hurried Dad, “Come on, we need to go, where are the torches, are you ready?…” “I just made tea Son”, he …

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