Re: Let BEETLE evaluate your flies on the WATER!
How can you evaluate anyone’s flies when all that your flies do is decorate trees?
Originally Posted by golden beetle
If you judge them on the behavior of your files you would have to:
Give an A for durability if the fly unravels during the first cast.
Give an A for buoyancy if the dry fly immediately submerges upon touching the water.
Give an A for performance if the fly the fly consistently catches inanimate objects such as sticks, rocks, your waders anything but fish.
Give an A for artistic creativity if the fly makes the tree appear to be a modern work of art.
“Observe yourself lightly. Observe the world deeply.” Miyamoto Musashi 1645