I Think Fishing Is Boring

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    Would Prefer To Watch Paint Dry

    As a kid, in order to give my mother a "break" dad would take us fishing.  Not fishing by standing on a bank, or fly fishing... no he had two kids in a 25ft boat out off the coast catching the daftest fish on the planet - those that think brightly coloured feathers...
    Calia Calia
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    Not a Fan, No

    I go fishing every once in a while when I am invited. I really don't like it though. I feel bad for our bait (shut up), always get sunburned, and never catch anything! There is one good thing about fishing: ditching the pole and jumping into the lake... 
    kleisse kleisse
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 25, 2008

    Maybe I shouldn't have ck'd this,

    but in all honesty, last time I FISHED PERSONALLY, in Fl. I caught a greedy seagull. That wasnt boring, as I terrorized families & pissed off the other "FISHER-persons"
    Geeza2015 Geeza2015
    46-50, F
    Jan 26, 2015

    Help Raise Money For Meningitis Research Through Fishing Even If You Think Its Boring!

      Raise money for meningitis research   I dont know how many of you reading this have been affected by someone close losing their lives to meningitis but for those of you who have then i can sympathise with you. Those who have not then i ask you to help me raise money...
    lakitjar lakitjar
    18-21, M
    Apr 15, 2012

    Like Watching Steel Rust.

    I like a bit of cod, and can even cook exotic things like fish fingers, but their wrestle and capture, is confined to popping down to Tesco's, rather than fighting the roaring seas to bring home a fresh fish. Likewise the thought of getting up at a time when most sensible...
    Cherpee Cherpee
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jun 10, 2009


    I'm not into fishing.  I like watching my husband fish though.  I see him enjoy and have a passion for it.  While he's enjoying himself, I take the chance relaxing at the spot where we are and appreciating the scenary and calmness.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2011

    How My Oldest Brother Does It.

     I have no idea how he can do it,but my oldest brother can sit on the river banks,lake shoreline or ice for hours waiting for a bite.He just sits there waiting and waiting for a bite so he can reel it in and throw it back(if it's not the right catch for him).He(and others like...
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    Feb 17, 2012
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