A German angler fishing near Norway will go home to a happy spouse. Christian Johannsen’s wife told him to come home with fish as he left for his trip. He responded by landing a 427-pound halibut this week.

“Oh she’ll get a big piece,” he told the newspaper Die Welt.

Johannsen needed the help of two friends in the four-hour figh to reel in the huge fish.

“Every fisher dreams about this, it’s like winning the lottery,” Johannsen said.

This is the second monster fish caught in Norway by a German angler in recent weeks. Remember that pending-world-record cod?

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