Recalling the lost art of hitchhiking

2021-09-16T19:37:31-04:00June 12th, 2021|Categories: Hamilton Spectator, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The sunny news from around here is that I recently drove up a regional road with the three Chumbuckets, that is my three teens, to get their COVID jabs. We didn’t see any hitchhikers. Yeah, yeah, who hitchhikes anymore? Still, I like to keep an eye, you know? One summer day – Child No. 1 was with me – we did help one, a middle-aged woman who clamoured into our vehicle with her