Most Helpful Girl
I'd just tell him the truth. I'm sure he'd understand being that the economy does suck at the moment. Just tell him that times are rough and this was the only transportation available at the time. If he cares for you he wouldn't care how he got to you as long as he gets to you somehow. He's not gonna fuss over a few boxes here and there. Just be cool and I'm sure things will go as planned.