Covent Garden Nun
Morning in Covent Garden by Spooner, 18th Century. Depicts Prostitutes meeting with clients outside Tom and Moll King's Coffee House
Between the 16th and 18th century, Covent Garden set the stage as London's region for the trade of sex and flesh. It was dubbed the "great square of Venus". Men combed the streets of Drury Lane in search of these delicate garden flowers with their "lists" in tow. The lists (The Covent Garden Magazine or Amorous Repository) was a guide that detailed the appearance, sexual skills, and fees of around 80 prostitutes, reviewing them as one would a movie or a restaurant for the benefit of the rakes, libertines and lechers of everyday London.
I wonder if this is the same Lola, that walks like a woman, but talks like a man? In the meantime, 'Lola' has a long history of hookership and ho-ship. See: Long Island Lolita
Family feuds version of a hooker
Sublime - Waiting For My Ruca
1.) Spanish. Nickname for a girlfriend, lover or partner. One who will stay by your side through thick and thin. As in "My old lady" or "Waiting for my ruca".
2.) An older female. One who has been around the block a few times.
3.) Your homegirl or bestie.
4.) 60s. A rude female or gang member.
She's the Ancient Greek Goddess of divine retribution a.k.a. Rhamnousia the goddess of Rhamnous. She had no mercy or compassion for those who gave into selfish pride, those who felt they were better or superior than others. Term means "to give what is due."
The biggest gigolo alive uses her as reference. Her notch post makes the holes of the Al Capone suite look like a starter pad for gangsters. She is the most interesting hooker this side of the Atlantic.