Grief and InsanityDolore e Pazzia. (Grief and Insanity)Grief and Insanity6 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
The letter Leonardo Da Vinci received was clear and simple, yet disturbing all the same. In fact, he had to read it over several times before actually believing it. The words on the parchment were enough to shake him out of his normally poised demeanor and his stomach twisted into a tight, uncomfortable knot.
It had been a quiet, calm day today. He had spent his time painting and perfecting the flying machine, then had his evening meal in peace. Yet it as he was updating some of his medical journals under the candlelight, the messenger had arrived, rudely coming into his workshop without permission.
Angered with this, he had immediately prepared to send the man away. Yet the messenger had refused to leave and pressed a letter into his hand, urging him to read it. Still annoyed with the intrusion, the inventor had refused to do so, until the man pointed out its writer: Signora Auditore.
When hearing the message was from the newly widowed nobl