It hasn’t been a full 24 hours since the world learned Prince died, and as difficult as that is to digest for many, an Indianapolis woman is hoping a few kind souls will help her attend The Purple One’s funeral, so much so she’s launched a Go Fund Me Page.
Don’t shoot. We’re just the messenger.
As of April 21,Meeka Late received $775 towards her $3,000 goal, and alleges upon hearing the news of Prince’s passing she broke down while shopping in Sam’s Club.
Y’all know I love me some Prince… I just need y’all to help get me to his funeral. Lord I broke down in Sam’s Club… y’all I was on the floor SangN “Purple Rain”… This man was supposed to sAng “Darling Nikki ” at my wedding….. Lord help me make it through this!
Any donation will help.
While she was able to earn a decent amount of money, there were a lot of people who simply were not here for Ms. Late’s attempt to pull on the heart strings of many in hopes to get some coins
“B—h, sit down before I give you a purple eye,” Dedrick Owens said.
One commenter who goes by Noh Govvernment-Nayme took an even more violent approach to the matter.