The line left the 130-pound-class reel in a steady cadence at first, almost as if it had been dropped into free-spool with the clicker engaged. But in moments, the pace went into bullet-train mode, and this torpedo-shaped locomotive had zero intention of stopping at the next signal. Line left the reel at a rate that was too quick to gauge, or even to comprehend. There was only, What to do next? We were attached to a determined, giant bluefin tuna.