Caught a 3.5 smallie at Belton on one last Friday. It absolutely inhaled the bait and had it lodged crossways deep in the throat with all of the trebles buried. Most likely killed the fish getting it unhooked, but it did swim off. Had another 5 or 6 largemouths on the YM.
“If ever time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.” - Samuel Adams