When a great many women show up at the funeral of gardener Donald Lovelace, his relatives are somewhat shocked -- by all accounts he was an unassuming, middle-aged man. Lovelace, however, led a double life as a ladies' man. Twelve local women -- ranging from gawky theater usher Melanie to grizzled prostitute Pink Lady to wacky arachnologist Lucy Nuttall -- recall their seductions at the hands of the covert lothario.


Roy Battersby