Tag: verbal harassment

“Oh Come on Love, Let us Enjoy the View”

Two men in a white van made kissy noises at me while I rode past the van. When I told them to get lost one said, ‘oh come on love let us enjoy the view while we are stuck in traffic”. I yelled some more and said I  was going to report this sexual harassment. … Continued

“I said no”

Today was my first time to finish at 11pm. I was wearing a pair of red pants, a black t shirt and a black blazer, not even wearing makeup. I walked to the bus stop at Waterloo station, in front of KCL, and waited for the bus. Then a guy came and asked me if … Continued

“I felt so tiny in that moment”

Today I learned the word ‘gunt’. I’m not entirely sure what it means, but I heard it from the chefs who work in the canteen I serve at. They were sitting in the corner of the room, cackling and whispering to each other while I wiped down the tables. I could only hear snippets of … Continued

Police Intervention

The house next door to my flat were having renovation work done to the interior and exterior of the property, which meant there were many different contractors on and off site throughout the time, all of which could not resist making comments. On one occasion on of the builders was sitting on the wall alongside … Continued

“The police came round and cautioned them”

There were builders working on a house next door to my flat and every time I walked passed they always had to make some sort of comment. One day I got fed up. One builder was sitting on a small wall and another was sitting on the pavement when they whistled at me. I stopped, … Continued