She Never Did Make it to the Haight

Jeff Suwak
Apr 18, 2018 · 5 min read
by Kyle Szegedi on Unsplash

Connie Lynn Line put seven Black-eyed Susans in her hair before walking out to that Nebraska highway to hitchhike to San Francisco. The year was 1967. All across the country, hordes of kids were responding to the siren call of musicians like Scott McKenzie and his whole “If you’re going to San Franscisco, be sure to wear some flowers in your hair” rap.