Ladycat Author:Nancy Greenwald Whats was a nice girl like Antonia doing in a place like this? Antonia was lovely, ladylike, well-brought-up and college-educatef. She was also modest, moral, and a marvelous mother to her 3-year-old daughter. What then was Antonia doing in the luxurious bedroom of a handsome stranger? Antonia was doing what she did best. She was stealing.