A thumb’s-up experience

Vince Luecke


editor@perry countynews.com


Editor’s Note: This column was first published in 2003.


A man named Bill climbed into my car a couple of Saturdays ago. He was about 30, tall and lanky, carried a backpack and sported a short beard. Bill was hitchhiking, thumbing his way from Bloomington to English. I happened to be moving in the same direction.