((Apologies for the late reply, had family commitments over the weekend))
Ami's tears began to subside as she dabbed at her eyes with the silken handkerchief. "That is indeed a heart aching incident, it appears I am not the only one with a troublesome past. I'm sorry, I am listening, please continue." Throwing the remainder of the mead down her throat to quell the fires of emotion she made the effort to look interested so not to come across rude.