As she turned, she felt something pulling her toward this stranger. He was a foreigner, a complete strange rbut she felt a strong connection
He said that he had stolen the purse after we had left the park and he wasn’t in the mood to return it. He said, his daughter had taught him a lesson.
He noticed the empty seat beside her and smiled to himself. That appeared to be a good option! Her companionship might come in handy along the way.