FREE LINE 03 - Page 188

In Search of Monster Carp
Scale,” and ran back to our rods at the
same time. So I re-tied a rig, got the
bait all pukka, cast it out, and everything looked prime that night – nice
and overcast. Ten minutes later the
bobbin pulled up tight, and the line
pulled out the clip. I hit into it and
could feel the hooked fish was rub-
bing up against something, so my
mate Ben, who had just arrived,
stripped off and waded straight out to
the unseen obstacle. Ben got out
there and the fish had gone around a
golf trolley that somehow must have
been thrown in earlier. Unluckily, the
fish had somehow shed the hook, and
I was just gutted, swearing, just not
happy basically. Obviously after seeing White Scale show over the spot I
was convinced I had lost it, and
thought my chance had gone, so once
(Top) 29lb 6oz.
(Below) 28lb 14oz.


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