I Sent a Stranger Home During a Night of Protests in Hong Kong

She can’t be out here alone. It’s not safe.

On the night of 28th July 2019, Hong Kong saw one of its largest Anti-Extradition Law protests spreading from Sheung Wan. At the time, I was on the train before it suspended its service and stopped in Sheung Wan altogether. I had to find another means of transport to get home in an area…