Adam tells his mother that he will be fine on his 8 day trip to California.
Adam is asking the mechanic if there were any hitchhikers around the area. When the mechanic laughed and said no, Adam was terrified because he saw the same hitchhiker on the side of the road coming here.
Adam picks up a woman in his car. As they drive, Adam says he noticed the hithhiker again. The woman thought he crazy because she didn't see such a thing. She then runs out of his car.