In the Speckle Trout, Ron Rash shows that Caney Creek is more the just a creak that comes to a fork. The lesson of life follows along the creek leading Lanny to one side in the right direction and the other possibly to end. However, he finds out that he is not invincible to life’s lessons by learning just how short life is when he is own life is tested at the end. As teenager you are challenged to make the right decision and sometimes not listening to others life lessons will Even though in life we can either learn from others mistakes or just learn on our own., learning and listening to others is always a good path to take in life because being a teenager sometimes you are challenge to make the right decision and life is to short not to listen to people who have already experienced life. In life we can either learn from others mistakes or just learn on our own however learning by listening to others is always a good path to take in life.
When Lanny first starts fishing he simply wants to make money by catching as many speckled trout as possible. He knows that he can get paid from Old Man Jenkins. Then Lanny stubbles across stalks of leaves and realizes he found something that will bring him real money. His friend Travis smokes pot and Lanny knows how much he spends. Later they both decide to visit Leonard to