He claimed to have been picked up by Patsy Boyd while hitchhiking down state.
No, Martha Boyd had no idea where her mother was nor did she know the woman's destination, presuming Patsy had one.
They think Patsy Boyd stashed the kid with a relative or a buddy and the girl's okay.
If Patsy had a destination in mind more specific than Chicago, she didn't share this knowledge with her hitchhiking passenger.
It was unclear if this action was prompted by Patsy Boyd herself or just some do-gooder trying to clear her desk of problems.
Dean grimaced but withheld comment, while Cynthia looked askance at the news that Patsy Boyd had summarily abandoned her daughter.
Martha seems to have a pretty good read on Patsy and she's always been candid talking about her.
He ran when Patsy ditched the Buick because she ran and he had no idea what was going on.
No, Dean had no idea what might attract Patsy to drive across the plains.
I took Martha in 'cause I owed Patsy a favor for some stuff.