Download e-book for iPad: All Fishermen are Liars: True Tales From the Dry Dock Bar by Linda Greenlaw

By Linda Greenlaw

ISBN-10: 1401399975

ISBN-13: 9781401399979

Ahead of Christmas, Linda meets up together with her ally and fellow fisherman Alden Leeman for lunch and a drink on the Dry Dock, a well-worn watering gap in Portland, Maine. Alden, the captain of Linda's first fishing day trip, has visible his proportion of mishaps and adventures at sea. whilst Linda stocks stories of navigating her send via one of many craziest storms she's ever noticeable, Alden speedy follows up together with his personal stories. Then different fishermen, who're sitting at the outer edge attentively listening, choose to weigh in with yarns in their own.

All Fishermen Are Liars brims with real tales of the main eccentric team member, the funniest episode, the most important fish, and the wildest evening at sea. Denizens of the Dry Dock waft out and in because the bar starts off to swell with rounds of beverages and stories that elevate in drama. listed here are a few of the maximum fishing tales ever--all relayed via Linda Greenlaw in her inimitable style.

All Fishermen Are Liars will provide readers what they've got come to like and anticipate from Linda Greenlaw--luminous descriptions and edge-of-the-seat thrills. it is the ideal ebook for someone who loves fishing and the ocean.

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If the man had been within striking distance, Alden might have beaten him senseless. Why didn’t that other captain understand that those 20 miles of gear and 400 hooks were what would support these six men and their families? Oh sure, Alden thought to himself, easy for you to say. Forget the gear. You’re running that nice, big, company-owned ship. You have nothing invested in that operation but a pair of boots . . plenty of money for new gear where you come from. Who’s going to replace my gear?

We rolled deeply to port, buried the port outrigger, and lay there. I pushed the throttle to full ahead and wondered if she would get back on her feet before the next wave attempted to roll us over. It was painful. Every joint creaked and every muscle trembled. The Hannah Boden, sweating and shaking, pulled herself from the ocean’s grasp and back into the upright world, which was just beginning to distinguish itself with a crease of light to the east. Yes, the streak of light was horizontal. I was not aware of Ivan’s entrance, but there he was, holding on and shaking his head.

I have to admit that by this time I was so weary of constant bad news and negativism that I terminated, as gently as I could, the remains of our relationship/friendship. I had no regrets about doing so, and only thought of Alan when Alden brought him up. Alden had ordered the rum and Coke and sat anticipating an answer to his question of what had become of Alan. I didn’t find it strange that he should ask about Alan after so much time had elapsed, as the Dry Dock was Alan’s favorite unwinding spot and George and Tommy were two of his closest friends.

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