THE GOOD LIFE; Nebraska Nice encounters can fill more than an empty tank
GREENWOOD, Neb. - Just moments after I'd noticed that my gas gauge read "low on fuel," my pickup coughed and gagged to a stop along Interstate 80. Outta gas.
"What a bonehead," I thought as I began the walk of shame to the nearest gas station, 2 miles away, as semis rumbled by.
But what happened next fortified my faith in humanity, as similar incidents have over years and years of traveling the roads of Nebraska.
I hadn't walked 100 yards when a delivery truck driver pulled o...