Navi Town PokeMart Clerk
"These Old Rods are so popular, maybe we should put up the price!" the Clerk comments. He gets a strange glint in his eye.
"Anyway, here's your Old Rod, miss. Have fun fishing! Ah yes, fishing. I haven't been in a long time. The last time I went I caught this giant Magikarp. You would not believe it, miss! Three times as big as your head, I would say. I'm not joking! Now in those days we didn't have no fancy rods. A stick and a bit of wire was all it took..."
You sneak out with your brand new Old Rod as he rambles on...