In the wake of the deadly terrorist attack at in London on March 22nd, a powerful anonymous letter from a teen girl is making the rounds on Reddit. The letter was posted by user crlxzzz, who says he found the note rolled up on a bus. On the front it read: "Dear Stranger, please read my letter. From, a Muslim."
The letter was found two weeks after the deadly terrorist attack by a British Islam-convert, and in it, the anonymous teen describes what it's like to be a hijab-wearing Muslim in the days following the attack.
She describes leaving her house the day after the "horrible, horrible" attack, and feeling that people would "expect answers" from her. In class, she felt "all eyes on me" and recalls: "I felt flushed and not suddenly - almost guilty? What do I have to be guilty for?"