Not so tough without that spear in your hand, are you? Huh? Huh??

And isn’t that cute?  Jessica calls her boyfriend by his nickname…  Marlin.  Better than “Buck” or “Walleye,” I suppose.  Of course these people wouldn’t know of the Wiley Walleye, not in the semi-brackish waters of the Intercoastal Waterway…

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As Mark reels in his catch and gives him a good tongue-lashing, the mystery mounts on the dock at Jessica Canupp’s place…  “Who is that guy,” they wonder out loud.  Who is that guy who can grab a poacher with such force as to make his hat fly right off his head?!?  “A day like any other day,” thinks Buddy the Poacher, “But on this day, the Wrath of the Nature Writer scorned comes raining down upon me…”  Or something like that…