Florida flyfishing: First permit first place!
"Permit are not meant to be caught on flies. I know this for a fact: Over the years, countless dozens of them have told me so." E. Donnall Thomas Jr. from "Whitefish Can't Jump & Other Tales of Gamefish"
It's the fish of a thousand backcasts if not more.
In fact, legions of saltwater flyanglers spend days, weeks, months and, in some cases, years trying to land a permit on a fly.
And that's just any permit on a fly.
This helps to explain why 40-year old ...
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