"instead of just giving out helpful information."
Exactly what I gave him ( and yourself ). If both competence & confidence in landing fish on 6X is low. One should probabley not use it.
It's costly for angler, AND the fish.
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The next time you say "Somebody should do something", remember that YOU are somebody.