'I was in the airport in Chicago and I was with my son who I think was ten years old and we were in a hurry and we were trying to make our connection and you know, that airport is crazy. So we're moving very quickly and I kind of notice up ahead these group of men and I notice them notice me and I'm like “Oh no. Here we go. What do I do? I don't have anyone with me, my husband's not here, so how do I say hello or not”….