Patsy, while incarcerated, still had a say in the matter.
It was unclear if this action was prompted by Patsy Boyd herself or just some do-gooder trying to clear her desk of problems.
Cynthia asked "They were old cigarettes—not like Patsy smokes," she said and then added quickly, "gotta go."
They released Patsy and the state took her daughter to try reuniting them.
So weird Patsy got a walk.
Patsy Boyd was just released from prison.
Then, as she reached her vehicle she turned and added, Sorry about Patsy snatching the kid.
He claimed to have been picked up by Patsy Boyd while hitchhiking down state.
He ran when Patsy ditched the Buick because she ran and he had no idea what was going on.
There was no young girl with Patsy Boyd nor did she mention one.
If Patsy had a destination in mind more specific than Chicago, she didn't share this knowledge with her hitchhiking passenger.
His only comment of note was that Patsy, while obviously exhausted, seemed especially cheerful— "pleased with herself" was how he'd described her.
When told Patsy Boyd was traveling alone, Fred nodded with a knowing smile.
They think Patsy Boyd stashed the kid with a relative or a buddy and the girl's okay.
"Patsy knows," Martha said as she bounced down on the bed.
Patsy got mad at one of the women where we were staying so she swiped her car and we took off.
I knew we couldn't get away for long but Patsy needed to leave and wanted me to go with her.
Where was Patsy going?
Dean grimaced but withheld comment, while Cynthia looked askance at the news that Patsy Boyd had summarily abandoned her daughter.
Patsy Boyd Cynthia took one look at the note and began to cry.
No, Martha Boyd had no idea where her mother was nor did she know the woman's destination, presuming Patsy had one.
Patsy was still on the loose but she wasn't considered a threat to anyone.
I took Martha in 'cause I owed Patsy a favor for some stuff.
Martha seems to have a pretty good read on Patsy and she's always been candid talking about her.
When I see Patsy I'll tell her you got her so she knows where her kid is at.
By the time he was on line, introductions were over and a male voice was discussing the search for Patsy Boyd and Martha.
He had driven most of the two hours they were together while Patsy slept.
Patsy Boyd apparently lifted a set of keys from a worker in the lodgings where she and Martha were temporarily quartered and made her escape in a twenty-year old Buick.
No, Dean had no idea what might attract Patsy to drive across the plains.
You said she knows Patsy from being a guard at Cañon City.
He could lie and tell them he was a police officer or sheriff and maybe squeeze some tidbit of information about recently released mom Patsy, but surely Fitzgerald would find out and tank his election ambitions, if those aspirations weren't already six feet under.