My Baby just called. Bummed that the Plasma Bank turned her away. Veins too damaged for a Give. Her blood no longer worth $40. ♢ The Silence The Long The Empty The Long Moments that tell me she doesn't have bus fair, because she lost her job last week. I paid Her rent. A safe room in a good house that helps me sleep at Night knowing she is warm in this deep of Winter. ♢ Imbued with emotions, I quiet... My Center My Heart My Mama Pain She tells me she was near Home last night. Wanted to see the Kitties. Lay in her Bed. That's all Mom, that's all... ♢ The locks have been changed. She does not have a key. Finally found a ride home in the middle of the night as I drank six hours of sleep. ♢ Heart of My ***** My Spirit. Taken from Us Taken from Me. Taken from Herself. ♢ My Hurt My Anger My Disbelief That something stronger than Love dictates her Desires. She is only 19.