NFR Tenkara

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by bitterroot, Mar 30, 2012.

  1. bitterroot

    bitterroot Love vintage graphite!

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    Tenkara, tenkara, tenkara...tenkara, tenkara...tenkara, tenkara, tenkara, tenkara, tenkara, tenkara.

    Sorry, but it's Friday night, it's pouring rain, blowing like hell and I just needed to have several drinks.
     
  2. triploidjunkie

    triploidjunkie Active Member

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    Damnit!!! Got me! Now I have an excuse to get sloshed(as if Friday isn't enough)
     
  3. Rob Ast

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    Mmmmm, tenkara
     
  4. Mark Walker

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    Allen, Allen, Allen, Allen, Allen............................!
     
  5. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man (NFR)

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    Rain, what's that. It's been in the high 50's today and supposed to be warmer tomorrow. It's been raining in the mountains and it's melting what snow is up there. Should be an early spring run off this year.
     
  6. bitterroot

    bitterroot Love vintage graphite!

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    That's not Allen...that's Steve.

    Steve, Steve...Steve, Steve, Steve...
     
  7. wadin' boot

    wadin' boot Donny, you're out of your element...

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    There is an old saying from the old land where the old people fish with ancient gear, passed from one hand to another in great and sacred old-skool ceremony:

    "In the land of the one-armed... Tenkara fisherman is King...."
     
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  8. Steve Call

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  9. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    I will not be baited into this game...for about three more hours or so.
     
  10. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man (NFR)

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    It sure is funny that the Japanese took credit for something that all the kids did fishing growing up. A cane pole and a piece of string with a hook on the end. And you had to stick a worm on the hook. Worked all the time. No need for a fancy fishing rod.
     
  11. Chad Lewis

    Chad Lewis NEVER wonder what to do with your free time

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    Damnit! Fool that I am to spend all that money on expensive fly fishing gear!

    Having said that, I want a tenkara rod too.
     
  12. Olive bugger

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    Chad, are those sunglasses in your avatar, polaroid?
     
  13. Chad Lewis

    Chad Lewis NEVER wonder what to do with your free time

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    Dude, I spilled my beer laughing!
     
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    So I owe you a brew. I good for it. :D
     
  15. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    I'm catching up on the Tenkara madness. Yes, I said Tenkara madness. Old Man, Tenkara was the source of our cane poles, cane poles did not spawn Tenkara. That ought to get me all caught up with the Tenkara thread for now. Time to reload the fridge.