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the wind to scurry and drift into corners and the doorway of the Boat Works The sign read CARRIE CREEK wind to scurry and drift into corners and the "doorway of the Boat Works The sign read CARRIE CREEK WORKS AND GUIDE SERVICE and the words "of the Boat Works The sign read CARRIE CREEK WORKS AND GUIDE SERVICE and the words have been ost to the night had it not been for the April 16th: Virginia Tech Remembers light shining down from the upstairs window Jud s shadow moved along the walls and ceiling and grewarger as he walked to the bookcaseHe stood browsing for some time hoping that some title either previously partially or never read would eap out at him Then he ooked to the top shelf thinking that things forgotten seem to march their way to oblivion in some kind of universal order Old photos seem to find. Erful characters who fill it Jud who eft to travel the world and returned to build boats and fly fish; Sarah an emigrant from New York City who needed to find some peace; her uncle Sal the ocal bartender with the Brooklyn accent and Yankee baseball cap; Dolores town beauty of years past and present; Junior the gener.
Scott Waldie ´ 3 charactersTheir way to the back of the closet old music slowly sorts itself to the rear of the stack and old books make the climb to the top shelf to gather dust itself to the rear of the stack and old books make the climb to the top shelf to gather dust respectability The summer wind parted the curtains and
filled the room with that rarefied and seldom felt warmth that oosens you and sends you tumbling through thethe room with that rarefied and seldom felt warmth that oosens you and sends you tumbling through the born on such nights those top down and whistling rocking in baby
s arms halcyon nights Romance and aughter sail on such a windarms halcyon nights Romance and aughter sail on such a wind sets the dreamer to dreaming It blows the reader to the top shelf So begins Three Yahoos a wonderful ook back at that day when children become adults because of the experiences they have good or bad. Al store owner who has a thorough knowledge of fly fishing but no discernible skill; and many many Written with warmth wit and a shrewd eye for rural characters Travers Corners will remind some readers of Winesburg Ohio and others of A River Runs Through It And for fly fishers anywhere Travers Corners will be a second hom. Travers Corners series starting with this book my ALL TIME FAVORITE READS FREAKIN FANTASTIC THIS IS MY time favorite reads Freakin fantastic This is my book The chapters do not connect until the end but oh man this book is freakin fantastic Y all should read it now It catches the magic the romance if you will of a nice summer evening Scott Waldie has created a wonderful small town in Montana These stories often have fly fishing in them but they are not fly fishing stories they are stories of ife in a rural town The characters are memorable The situations are authentic The stories are told with humor and compassion The Carrie Creek sign creaked in the evening breeze and cottonwood bloom. Welcome to Travers Corners the Lake Wobegon of fly fishing where the most celebrated thing that ever happened was Herbert Hoover stopping for gas Yet interesting things do happen in Travers Corners all the time and this remarkable first collection of stories by Scott Waldie builds a true sense of a small town and the wond.