'Do not be alarmed!' hissed the freak as he cupped her cheeks and stared into her wide eyes. 'Yes - I am a man! And because I need to dress as a woman I have been pilloried and run out of more towns than you could ever imagine!' Belinda couldn't speak. Never before in her life had she seen or heard of such a thing. 'My nuns know what I am - and they still love me.'