Sunday, May 4, 2008

The sting of luck

Even on the best days things sometimes just don't go right. The sun is shining, the breeze is gentle and cool out over Lake Pontchartrain. The water is clear and inviting. Suddenly you've got a tug on your line and you smile with expectation. You're expecting a huge redfish, a succulent trout.... Yeah it's going to be a good fish fry tonight... and then.....

8 comments:

Rambling Round said...

Tough day!

crittoria said...

But, a great photo!!

GMG said...

Hi Steve! Agree with both, greta shot!
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Jim said...

I remember catching these in my uncles shrimp nets when i was a kid. Your photo is neat.

Wanda said...

I agree with everyone ~~~ Great shot!

Lake Lady said...

Wow! Everyone be sure to enlarge. The sparkles on the water and the detail of the ray are wonderful.

photowannabe said...

Poor fella. Great shot though.

Professor said...

My agreement as well- great photo!