This is a discussion on TV Show - What Would You Do? within the Carry & Defensive Scenarios forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Excellent advice!...
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you confront the man and its turns bad like a fight there is a 50/50 chance that the woman may stand by her man and tell the cop you attacked/assaulted him. Then it's 2 against 1 when you tell your side of the story vs theirs.
Well since Im walking in a TV show Id have a lot choices. Batman, Spiderman, use my cell to call Jax and the Sons of Anarchy, the list of options is endless!!!
But outside of TV land Id likely wait a good deal away and see if anything actually criminal is going on like a rape or mugging. Couples squabbles are their own beeswax. Unless hes beating her to a pulp or something.
" It is sad governments are chief'ed by the double tongues." quote Ten Bears Movie Outlaw Josie Wales
If he was leaning over her I'd probably be able to run up unnoticed and give him an ATOMIC wedgie. That would cool his jets off in a hurry.
It is surely true that you can lead a horse to water but you can't make them drink. Nor can you make them grateful for your efforts.