He didn't shack up at the Whitney Motel.
Probably some run down shack without electricity or running water - and how much of the 40 acres was vertical?
The poor guy's probably some henpecked bank teller who rented this place trying to shack up with a honey and struck out.
Why get mail at a shack-up place, much less the newspaper?
He was well-dressed and perfectly presented, not the kind to dine at what she envisioned a taco shack to be.
The one-room shack was neat, with pallets on one side, a fire at its center, a small area to prepare food and crates lining one wall that acted both as storage and seating.