pa · tience/ páysh'nss/: the ability to avoid "sticking needles in ones eyes" while waiting hours, days as well as weeks for that evasive tiger muskie strike (notification it explains strike versus land) or occupying oneself during said time structure, by fixing your line that damaged or was snagged; re-stringing your back-up reel to a minimum of a 10 pound examination line; practicing spreading with the brand-new turning reel or baitcaster (if you are utilized to rotate casters, this method is crucial), casting each appeal in your collection, or, when all else falls short, force oneself to find out and/or value the local plants as well as fauna.
Why the 9,999 th cast? Since, (1) the end result of the tiger muskie allegory in previous paragraph is that the "prize" continued to be uninjured using jumping the hook and (2) tiger muskie are reverently referred to as "the fish of 10,000 casts". Why, once more you ask? Because that effective killer is among one of the most evasive species any kind of fishermen has actually had the bad luck or ton of money ahead across. Understood to have actually consumed infant ducklings, this species has a mouth packed with teeth that regulates respect. Albeit, regard for this types, will be short lived. While sustaining IT (the waiting task), ones' aggravation management system will eventually fail creating patience-overload to reach atomic levels. At which time, any cursory and/or, glamorized notions toward this beautifully-marked satanic force of the lake will after that be entirely obliterated ... never ever to return once again. However I digress. Perseverance.