Shooting docks in 18 to 25 ft of water on Leon had been producing good numbers and size before it got really cold. My buddy hasn't been out since b4 Christmas but it was hot b4 then.
Politicians, baseball players, high-powered corporate CEO's they all seem to eventually let us down. Nature, however, does not. Look to her for inspiration and you will learn the secrets to living a good life. The most Important lesson it would seem is to make sure you spend as much time fishing as anything else.