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July 9, 2013

A tale a fishing trip with 'Wicked Tuna'

Locally-based reality TV captains welcome kids -- and Sox as tuna season starts

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”She was thrilled and got to sit in the captain’s chair and interview him,” she said. “Allison is already planning another trip there so she can ask him more questions.”

Marciano said he was pleased to make the girl’s visit memorable.

“She was adorable and very smart — or smaahhht — and she asked really good solid questions about what happened to the boat and about what she sees on the show in general. I believe she wrote a paper in her last week of school about Wicked Tuna,” he said. “We are now full tilt charter fishing. I have been very fortunate that every charter has been another group of amazing people from around the country.”

Gail McCarthy can be reached at 978-283-7000, x3445, or at gmccarthy@gloucestertimes.com.

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