Re: They aren't monsters, but...
What a hoot!! That lake looks ooh so "bassy", ought to have a gator or at least a mean looking moccasin to keep things interesting.
I love largemouths of every size, they give it all they got everytime. Your just educating them so they be bigger next time.
Got a spot where my sons & I fly fish for smaller bass and it one of our most valued spots! My oldest has the same shorts, I think they have magical fish catching power. We're in Houston and are well into wearing shorts this year.