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Old 02-01-2006, 03:58 PM
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Dee 2006

The season opened on the Scottish Dee. Actor Paul Young wasted some fine whiskey by pouring it onto the river for the TV cameras. The river had a 3-4 ft border of 2-3" ice, with the center of the river being full of grue. (frozen ice chrystals) We stood around till 3 0 clock vainly hoping for a thaw, but as the temperature started to drop even I decided the thaw was not arriving.

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Old 02-01-2006, 07:25 PM
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Hi Willie G..

What beautiful water....!!

Let us know when you're in the backing!!

Keep'em in the water!!
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Old 02-02-2006, 08:33 AM
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Perhaps he was trying to use the whiskey to thaw the grue. Whiskey is good but catching a salmon is better.

Good luck with your season, hope it goes well. We still have a few months.

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Old 02-13-2006, 10:59 PM
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Oh have Ice fishing for salmon in Scotland???
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