Tag: physical harassment

“I was in pain and mortified”

I was walking to meet my boyfriend for lunch at a park, dressed in black trousers, a white top and black blazer. Coming in the opposite direction was a middle aged man with a golf umbrella. I was using my phone at the time but had spotted him ahead of me and knew where I … Continued

“Men have to acknowledge our autonomy to say no”

I was recently in a club with a couple of friends without my partner. A guy made a number of attempts to dance with me (perhaps I should say into me?) from which I politely declined, by moving away. Though the music was too loud for words, presumably he understood this to mean ‘try harder’, … Continued

I suddenly felt a hand in between my legs

I was at a club with 4 of my guy friends in Shoreditch. There was this drunk guy running round hugging all of the women in the club from behind. I could tell that inside his mind he thought he was being harmless and had no intention of harassing anyone. Luckily none of the women, … Continued

I could feel his body heat against my leg

New Submission from L: I was traveling on the 1 bus towards Holborn when a man boarded around St. George Circus. It was 11:40am on New Year’s Eve. Plenty of other vacant double seats for him to sit in but he sat next to me. Almost as soon as he sat down, his thigh started … Continued