This is I can tell you. never, ever, take on a knot without testing it. Many of the knot writers don't know snit from shinola. All my life I have tied knots, attached them to a rafter, then added weight to a container until the knot failed. Then I weighed the container. That knot is your parachute. Would you give a drunk your parachute to pack? Would you leave a bank roll in a Panama whorehouse for the girls to keep safe until after your cruise?
If my daughter came home with a guy who fished with book knots, I would toss them both out
. You don't fish with a knot until you are certain it is at least 95% the strength of the line. And you, dear and patient reader, are responsible for that knot. Oh, and ya, rig up a shocker leader