Category: Story

Bystander intervention on the metro

I was on the metro on my way home this evening and a man sat next to me and began to loudly talk about how nice my legs looked. I told him to stop and he wouldn’t and I couldn’t get out of the seat. He continued to encroach on my space so I turned … Continued

Harassed on the bus

When I was in my early twenties, I was on a bus, just looking out of the window. I became aware that something was touching my groin. The man sitting beside me had his finger on the top of my leg. I was so frightened that I got off the bus and told the bus … Continued

Harassed at the bus stop

Standing at the bus stop, waiting to go home after a long and tiring day at work. Two young lads in a van honk their horn and shout at me, leaning out their window. It’s a busy street and I’m wearing earphones so I don’t hear exactly what they’re saying, but the gestures one lad … Continued