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Old 12-22-2012, 07:42 AM
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Default Re: What was the first fly you learned to tie?

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It's funny how I've never caught a big fish on a fly that I haven't tied myself!
Reason enough to tie your own.
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Default Re: What was the first fly you learned to tie?

When I was 7, I "tied" a fly from my mother's wool knitting yarn on a bait hook.
It really wasn't much more than wrapped on and tied off, but it worked!
I caught a fish.
50 years ago next summer.
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