“It was customary for girls in their 16th year to register their reproductive system with the government. The girls filled out a form, gave biometric data, DNA samples, and they had a simple examination. This made early detection appointments streamlined in the future. Also, the government could database who was in their child-bearing years and … More Chapter nine excerpt. Freaky thought.
“Mom, I’m sending the invites. I am so excited!” exclaimed Rita. “Great, honey. The invitations are so cute!” Rita’s mother, Clara, responded. She smiled at her glowing daughter. Clara continued, “Are you finished with the early detection appointments, dear?” Rita grinned, “I have one more appointment with Dr. Jorgensen, but I – and the baby – … More Early Detection – From our Anthology