Don’t Pick Up Hitchhikers
I know I’m not supposed to pick up hitchhikers. My mom always told me that it’s dangerous out there on the quiet, dark roads for a girl like me. I’m small, quiet, and ultimately I just look like someone who wouldn’t give anyone a problem. All those things combined make me an easy target for the shady elements of our world, and picking up people who are wandering those roads in the dead of night is just asking for trouble.
I’ve ignored that advice plenty of times, though. I’m a grown woman; I know how to handle myself, and sometimes a person just needs a little help to get where they’re going. After all, we’re all human beings, and not everyone out there is a dangerous psychopath who is just waiting to prey on the innocent.Continue Reading