KILLESHANDRA, Ireland—When Sean O’Reilly, our host at Eonish Lodge on the shore of beautiful Lough (Lake) Oughter told me he had successfully lined up someone to introduce me to Irish fishing, he caveated: “He’s no guide, mind you, but he’s a regular fisherman and knows the fishing around here.”

“That’s even better,” I said.

Sean’s wife Geraldine said, “Paddy Murphy is his name,” adding with a smile, “That’s as Irish as you can get!”…   10/08/2016  Read the full article ‘Ken Perrotte: Luck of the Irish needed to tangle with a tench’