I understand your apprehension. I would be uneasy too.
as others have said, always be aware of your surroundings and keep your cell phone with you. If you feel uncomfortable, LEAVE immediately.
it may also help to get a key chain mace canister. My dad gave me one to carry when I run.
and if you ever have to yell for help, yell FIRE (not RAPE). Folks are more likely to help if they think THEY might be in danger themselves.
oh - and vary your arrival/departure time. Routines make you predictable. If you are predictable, you are easy prey for anybody who might be watching.
Edited by: OBIESMOM2 at: 3/3/2013 (16:31)
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