The folks at Wide Open Spaces recently uncovered this video of a toddler catching his first fish, a bluegill, and the boy’s reaction is among the most endearing we’ve ever seen. In a matter of moments, his emotions swing from pure terror to glee and curiosity as he pulls up and investigates the little fish. 

As any angler can attest, fishing is often as frustrating as it is fun, so it’s nice to see a kid completely enveloped by his catch, however small. 

Welcome to the fold, little bud! 



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