Monthly Archives: January 2012

an incident in abuse

On New Year ’s Eve Hyderabad really comes alive with revellers on the streets everywhere. A friend and I were out and I got harassed by goons in a car, and owing to the fact that he was African and I was in a short skirt, we were even more targeted. What was more terrifying was that we were in the old city, in Mehdipatanam and one of them continued to intimidate me mentally. We were left holed in his room, because I was afraid to step out. Owing to the fact that everybody in this area with power seems to know everybody else, it’s hard to go unnoticed…