…, surely, someday, when women ask them nicely enough, or maybe when they meet a wife or a daughter. Men who will only lend their voices at a whisper. Men who will only confront their fellows in the dark, behind closed doors. Men who were never really going to help, and who know they were never really going to help, but who pretend they were, before some woman cried out, Please! Try to stop that man from hurting me!, in the wrong tone of voice, at the wrong time of day, when it was not convenient to try to stop that man from hurting her.