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Old 10-02-2007, 09:17 AM
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Good day for hooky

Man it's fall, things are going off all up and down the North Shore. What's killing me is the tides are going out hard at first light. Perfect! Except I got to work.
I feel a sniffle coming on. After this week, tides get mushy again. Then, we get about 1 more week after that. Get em while it's hot.

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Old 10-02-2007, 12:09 PM
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Go for it!!!
If God wanted us to work all the time he wouldn't have made fish!
Catch some biguns and give us a report.
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Old 10-02-2007, 04:13 PM
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Which Hooky ?

Yeah, it's that Fall time of year. Not only " Do I play hooky; but, in which direction"?
It's October, so Lake Memphremagog's big Rainbows and the Clydes Landlocks are calling from the North; being taunted by Rip trips to the South; and still two more races to do here in Vermont.

All this has to happen before hand surgery mid-month: Help!
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Couldn't play hooky but I cut my last class
Took my wife out in Plymouth ~5pm - It's ON! I couldn't see what they were on but my better half was quick to point out that they were eating little fish gotta love it.

I was planning on going in the AM tomorrow but it's going to be fog city.
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Old 10-03-2007, 08:28 AM
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Yeah, I've been feeling a cough coming on too... I've got two sick days burning a hole in my pocket.
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All this has to happen before hand surgery mid-month: Help!
What possessed you to schedule hand surgery for possibly the best time of year for fishing?
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Old 10-03-2007, 09:09 AM
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Cough!
Thanks alot Lefty, cough cough!
Now you've cough cough given me the bug too!
Cough cough!
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Old 10-03-2007, 09:31 AM
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So I bolted the office mid afternoon and also talked Grego (another renegade) into a meeting with the "dock". Went to Lynn Harbor hoping for fish stacked up in the lee of the East wind.
Very boatable conditions but dead dead dead. Sigh, ah fall. Intel is key.

Only thing we saw was this guy launches a 12' tin boat for just an hour. He pulls in a 37" with a tube n worm rig and goes home. They were there, but we are still learning the area, or maybe we just suck?

Seems to be a slight lull up north.

Seems like everyone I talk to is going to burn a vacation day (or something..cough..sniffle) this Friday.
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