Recently, Twitter user @_ElizabethMay asked her followers to retweet if "you've ever had a frightening response from a man when you've rebuffed, rejected, or otherwise ignored his advance."
More than 19,000 people have since retweeted the message, with some bravely sharing with their own experiences. Here are 17 responses:
TW: Some stories include mentions of rape and sexual harassment and violence.
If you or someone you love has been affected by sexual violence, check out the resources available on the National Sexual Violence Resource Center or call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 to talk to a trained professional.