Buying a pole
Sophia picks out a fishing pole.
The perfect fishing pole
Gene & Sophia have found the perfect fishing pole.
A-lure-ing to fish
Sophia puts together her lure.
While trying to demonstrate casting the line, Gene gets the lure stuck in a tree.
Gene's in trouble now! A whole branch of the crate myrtle snapped off while trying to save the fishing line.
Off to the pond!
Gene & Sophia head off to the pond to catch some real fish!
Sophia holds the bait!
Brave Sophia chose worms for fishing bait.
Daddy & Daughter fishing
Here is the special moment of daddy & daughter fishing together at the pond.
A neighbor helps with the first catch
Sophia caught a catfish, and a neighbor came along to help release the catch.
Sophia's second catch
Sophia shows off her perch.
Taking a break
Of course, every 6 year old needs a break to play with sticks in the water.
A second catfish!
Sophia was really reeling them in!
Gene shows off his fishy fingers.