gemma Hardy is the orphaned daughter of a Scottish woman and an Icelandic fisherman.
gemma has moved on with Nero, a pimp played by Jimmy Smits who calls himself “a companionator.”
One day, he turned up with gemma, whom he'd gotten from the pound.
Plural gemmae (jěm'ē')
A budlike mass of undifferentiated tissue which serves as a means of vegetative reproduction among mosses and liverworts. The gemmae, often formed in structures called gemma cups, are usually dispersed from the parent plant by the splashing of raindrops, after which they develop into new individuals.