Originally Posted by thewalker1013
Man, that's a darn shame, that's a beautiful fish... And you know what? We've all been in your shoes at one point in our lives, so don't feel bad. I remember almost every fish I've accidentally killed, and the Fishing Gods know that I pay their memories respect, so maybe that's why they haven't punished me... Bad things happen to good people, it's just life
I think the point is it was a bleeder and it survived. Based on the eyes in the picture from 2011 I assume it survived that time too.
Edit* Sorry, I am exhausted and didn't realize there was more than one page and this was already replied to by the person that posted the picture.