Chapter 31: The Stars Lie . . . not?
Darmstadt, Former Capital of the Landgraviate of Hesse-Darmstadt
Late October, 1635


"È morto, è morto!"

Georg, landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, looked up from the papers on his desk. "Who is dead?" he asked frowning. Gianbaptista Zenno, his court astrologer, was always ambiguous . . .

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