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The Father’s Day Fishing Trip I’ll Never Forget

I took my father fly-fishing for the first time when he was nearly 80. It turned out to be the only time.

My father in the Army during the Korean War. Photos provided by Jon Gluck

Eleven years ago on Father’s Day, a month shy of his 80th birthday, I took my father fly-fishing for the first time.




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Jon Gluck

Jon Gluck

Jon Gluck is the Editorial Director of Special Projects at Medium. Previously, he held senior editorial positions at New York Magazine, Vogue, and Hearst.

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