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Old 09-11-2010, 11:53 AM
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Default Re: Fishing Terminology

Related fun.

Toad- (see piggy)

Piggy- (see Walter).

Farmer- Someone who blows it, letting the piggy get away.

Fish Ninja- Someone who lands the piggy.

Tic, or a take?- Indy indecision, was that bobber movement caused by a rock or fish?

Take- A glorious fishy moment.

Refusal- The opposite of a take.

Nervous mender- A fisher who constantly mends. (See refusal).

Casting brake- A bush, tree, or rock behind you, that grabs your fly.

Swimmer- Over-motivated wader.

Fish Nazi- A fisher who says there is only one way to fish, "their way", (Be it -Dry fly, Indie, streamer, still water, moving, 0wt., spey, etc.).

Demo fish- The "accidental fish" that the guide catches while demonstrating the right way to do it.

Guide- Trainer of fishermen (partime), and fish (full time).

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