One last cast for the year
October 9, 2019
I thought I was done with fishing for the year.
My focus had been on hunting since Sept. 1 when upland bird season opened. But early last week, after a morning chasing sharptails with my friend Dallas, and a forecast high of 75 for the afternoon, one final fishing trip sounded like a great idea.
We changed out of our hunting clothes, gathered up the fishing tackle, and loaded the kayaks in the back of the truck. It was a 45-minute drive to the bass pond and we watched the wind pick up along the way.
By the time we got there a steady breeze was blowing out of the west, waves splashing agains...