In the waning afternoon light, the five-foot-nine blond with Tina Turner lips and Pamela Anderson physique opened the doorway of her cramped apartment on Boca Place Drive and began to scream.
Standing there beneath the palm trees in the sprawling parking lot was a darkly handsome man with thick, meaty hands named David Fioravanti. Behind the blond, Fioravanti saw a 7-year-old blond girl appear.
"Daddy?" she said.
But before Fioravanti could grab her, the woman went apoplectic. "Tell me your father beats you!" shrieked the 31-year-old Michelle Braun. "Does he beat you? Tell me he beats you!"