It's a simple thing, but it's also one of my favorite parts of a life on the water.
The world is dark when loading up the truck, that desaturated blue when you pull into the parking lot at the launch, and then lights on fire with your first cast.
It also reminds me that no matter how much hustle and bustle goes on during my typical day, it always starts slow and quiet.
That helps me take my time and do things right.
That's all I can control, so that's all I have to worry about.
Sleeping in is a waste of daylight. Do what you love––go fishing.
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