Hiring a fixer without a background check has hazards, though, as Wright discovered. In India, she engaged a cab driver who at first seemed reliable and professional. Up until lunch, when he got very drunk. “It was pretty hairy. He was speeding down the road and trying to molest me. I was going to hit him with my Nikon, but it was new, so I had to really think,_ Do I really want to ruin my Nikon?_ Also, I could have killed him with it. Finally, I jumped out of the moving vehicle—and he ran after me and tried to kill me with a rock.” Several bystanders managed to subdue the cabbie, who was later jailed.