"You Gonna Finish That Sandwich?"

July 3, 2008 By: Marshall Cutchin

Wes Smalling says that before realizing he should probably buy most of his flies, he once fit the prototype of the Fly Shop Guy: “He’s that guy who’s recently become obsessed with fly-fishing and fly tying. He pops into the store at least once a day — he never buys anything — he just hangs around complaining about how expensive everything is and asking a million annoying questions: What size lead wrap do you use for a wooly bugger? Who invented the conehead wooly bugger?” In the Jackson Hole Star-Tribune.