! Barry and his people are a real class act! Barry says he's going to
turn the shop over to his daughter sometime soon, but I don't know when.
There's another woman who works there (Mary), and she was an entomologist
before retiring. A graceful lady, Mary is an encyclopedia of ff'ing/tying/gear
: Barry had two bamboo rods strung up behind the counter today, and he said one was
close to a hundred years old! He intends to fish both of them this week, likely tomorrow since they'll