She couldn't stop running. Not after all this time, not after all these years.
Not literally anymore. No, that stopped sometime during the second year. But she still ran. She was still afraid that someday, she may be caught.
This led to odd jobs where the people paid cash. It also led to motels, and some very crummy short term lease apartments. This led to little to no grocery shopping since things tend to go bad if you're not around to eat them. This also led to knowing where most of the decent diners were throughout the east coast. And for some reason, a very good one in Pheonix.