Founded in 1400, the Rosa in Fiore was known for its preferential treatment for members of the Vatican: the higher the rank, the more women allowed in the room at once. Madonna Solari, the first proprietor, developed a close friendship with several cardinals, eventually taking bribes for information about the Assassins.
Apparently, she outlived her usefulness.
Once Claudia took over, members of the clergy came in more often than they ever did before. And Claudia had ways of making them talk. Wait, that went down wrong. I meant to write, she was very persuasive. That's wrong too. She had a way with words...Descriptive words. Oh, forget it.