YOGA In India and other places it is a custom for old people those we call seniors to beg for food and sustenance. Here in America we have a safety net threadbare and ever diminishing. Our begging bowls are called Applications for food for shelter for heat for medical care for income for care of teeth for eye glasses for fitness programs, yoga and tai chi. On many long sheets we are required to detail our ever diminishing income our ever increasing expenses. An exhaustive apology to the bankers and their friends WE can no longer support you in the style to which you have become accustomed. Phyllis Rachel Larrabee is a poet who lives in Woodbury as well as a former VCIL employee.