The Mission

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September 14, 2018

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Like any good love affair, chasing tarpon in the estuarine forests of Gabon is meant to leave you at least a little broken; racked with boatloads of longing, lashings of self-doubt and maybe even a smidgen of regret. Chewed up and spat out by the Silver King, veteran saltie Mc Coetzer reveals how at least he found succour and good company on a recent trip.

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