The Davy knot is my go-to knot. After some testing I found that it held quite well. There were a few cases where I got back a fly with the hook straightened out, the Davy Knot held. That was what convinced me to stick with it.
Its so freaking simple that I forget how to tie it sometimes!
"have fun with this stuff"
in memory of Big Dale
RRhyne56, Flyfishing warden