Good story and thanks for sharing!
Reminds me back in summer of 1995, my then girlfriend and myself in Colorado Springs, CO took in a homeless lady for the night. We knew her a couple of days before. So one night we took her in.
The next morning she was gone and we found stuff missing in the...
Welcome Aboard Chris!
You say you want to travel more? There's plenty of information here to help you out for your future travel needs.
Homeless? I've been there twice don't feel bad about it, I felt freer when I was homeless, just me though.
Again, Welcome to StP!!!
Welcome Aboard to the StP community You say you have only a bag blanket and a sleeping bag? But need tips on Gear? Please check out the Travel Gear Forum! Good Luck!
BTW: you said you hitched in the past, have any hitch stories you want to share?