Here’s the next episode of Bugout! from my story blog.
Originally posted on Scagsdale's Tales:
Gabe was driving the Suburban on the interstate. Hilda sat in the front passenger seat, and Earl was sleeping in the back, sprawled out as comfortably as he could get himself.
“You keep looking in the rear view mirror,” Hilda said. “See something?”
“There’s been a van following us for about 40 miles now,” he said nervously. “I can’t wait to get off this interstate.”
“How much longer do we have to stay on I-70?” Hilda asked.
“Maybe about two hours. I’m going to get on Route 50 as soon as we hit Grand Junction, and head towards Pueblo. We should be able to come up to Route 94 from there, and scoot into Kansas, just like we did originally.”
“Should I call Charlie?” Hilda asked.
“Not yet, but why don’t you check the app. I haven’t for a while.”
Hilda nodded and reached down to grab her phone from…
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