When recalling memorable fishing expeditions, for example, we sometimes idealize the trout that escaped our hook. "She was some big, b’y!" we exclaim, extending our arms in a generous if fictitious gesture. Such fish are simply too perfect for this world. Perhaps we should do the honourable thing and add those stories to the tall-tale category.
David Mason has a story about the one that got away. However, in his case, it was not a fish but, of all things, a postage stamp.For the full profile click here, and thanks to Burton K. Janes for the write-up.