A(nother) Plea - It CAN Happen to You!
It was a beautiful day for a river float. Hot, sunny, slight breeze, and the Red Cedar River was finally back to normal/safe levels after a raining June. Our friend and other Small Craft Outfitters Guide, Chang Lor of www.cxfishing.com , planned a fishing float. My wife opted to come along, looking to get a relaxing day sans children (they were beachin' with my parents for the weekend). The night before we prepared the coolers, food (Chang and I eat a lot better when the wife comes and makes good food), water, etc. The fleet of Feelfree Lures for Chang and I (and a Feelfree Moken for the wife) are on the trailer. Rods are prepared with river tackle, and our Bending Branches paddles are at the ready in the back of the Jeep. Kayak anglers and gear are impatiently waiting for the next day. Morning arrives, we enthusiastically hook up the trailer, jump in the Jeep, and head towards the meet spot while sucking down some caffeine. My wife stands back as Chang and I go thr