"It's slow," I said.
"This pond is best after a hot, sunny afternoon between six and seven," Matt said. "With cooling temperatures and sunlight remaining, they really hit."
Shortly after we spoke I missed two hits by consecutive casts. Two casts later a huge wake came up behind my spinnerbait just beneath the surface. This is the only bass I caught in 20 minutes or so.
Then Matt missed a terrific strike on the buzzbait.