Anonymous asked: Rumbelle. AU. She's a ballerina.
Gold had never had much time for the ballet as more than a business venture and publicity stunt, not until now.
But the Dubrov ballet company had hired a new sensation, a girl by the name of Isabella Romanovsky, although his research had unearthed a different name: Belle French was a wonderful dancer, Australian and brunette and utterly stunning, but ballerinas did better with Russian names.
He saw every performance she gave while in New York, and imagined a life where he was brave enough to do more than just fund the company and seek out its star, press a kiss to her lovely, incredibly expressive fingertips and tell her that she was his siren, his lady in white and sugarplum pink.