What do you see in her language?
An assault is very personal, and when contact is made with the face, the personal aspect is elevated, as the face is the means of communication. The language should indicate this level of personal connection.
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'I feel shocked and really scared that someone could attack you for no reason. I don't feel safe at all now.
I was walking to the train station to meet some friends when someone shoved me from behind.
When I turned around he punched me in the face and then just went off.
I was really upset afterwards. I can only think it was because he saw my hijab as he didn't take my bag or anything.
I've lived in Birmingham all my life and I've never experienced something like this before.
'It's made life harder for innocent Muslims. We don't want people to be killed, that's not our religion. Our religion is all about peace.
'My parents are so scared that they're telling me to take my hijab off. My mum's telling me to wear a hat instead.'
Miss Choudhury has been fined 90 pounds for making a false police report.