They Call Me Skittles: I debated whether or not to share this story.
And then I debated whether or not to put it on Tumblr…but I decided it was important. Because in my own way, I can (unfortunately) point out exactly what is wrong with men when they don’t realize how hard it is to be a woman. How we do not have equal opportunities and freedoms in…
Un. fucking. believable. I’m so glad that he didn’t escalate to physical violence, although it’s 100% clear what he did was awful enough. I hope you’ll have access to help for any post-traumatic stress and that whoever that man is will get help too. Still. What a bag of dicks. I’m glad you weren’t hurt and I wish men could go through the experience of just being a woman in the world today. They have no idea. Truly.
Also? That train should have some kind of notifier if security or protection is needed for the passengers, like a security button or something. Passengers shouldn’t be allowed to verbally abuse other passengers for any reason, and certainly shouldn’t be allowed to continue for four stops. That is NUTS.