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Old 01-26-2005, 07:29 AM
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I've often said 'I don't fish for fish, I fish for satisfaction', and it's quite true. Fish are a part of it, but certainly not all of it.

Likewise, I think a large part of building a rod is about the satisfaction the builder receives in using that rod or handing it down to his son, etc. (in addition to the choice of components as Russ mentions).
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