Open Season: Wind, waves, walleyes sure signs of spring
The wind whipped Ottertail Lake into a wave-riddled froth resembling an army of white-helmeted soldiers marching to war.
Then the trolling motor quit.
When dead in the water on angry seas, a person's first reaction ought to be panic.
Mine was disappointment.
As the boat quickly ebbed south into deeper water, it occurred to me, rather starkly, that the day may be over before it began.
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