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el convenio
agreement
"convenio" sounds like "convene"
exigir
to demand
satisfying it may grant you an "exit."
el alma
soul
pay "alms" to save "almas."
la deuda
debt
"deuda" sounds like "doubt"
la desgracia
misfourtune
places less blame than disgrace
a cambio de
a change of
duh...
recuperar
to recover
cognate.
los bienes
resources, assets
"bienes" sounds like it could mean "plusses"
encerrarse
to lock up, enclose oneself
"cerrar" means "to close"

la queja
complaint
queeeeeeeeeja
el montón
pile
a mini "montaña"
el caballero
gentelman
rides caballos
el alfiler
pin/broach
alfie wears one
un ser sobrenatural
supernatural being
cognate.
aterrozizado
terrified
"terroz" sounds like "terror"
el sentimento
feeling
congate of a synonym
suceder
to happen
think "sucesos"
lejana
far
think "lejos"
los pescadores
fisherman
RUFINO!
honrado
honored
cognate
la madrugada
dawn
mother earthy
sanos y salvos
safe and sound
cognate-ish.
desencadenar
to unchain/release
the "des" is crucial here
la tempestad
big storm
cognate of a synonym
las olas
wavas
wave "hola"
parpadear
to blink
"pad," think "eyelind."
angustiada
anguished
cognate.
un presentimiento
premonition
"pre" is crucial here
el asilo para huérfanos
ophanage
"asilo" sonds like "asylum." put the pieces together, ian.
a concecuencia de
as a result of
cognates and synonyms
la vuida
widow
vu-wi-**
ahogarse
to drown/choke
replace the a with a c and see!
se cuenta que...
it is told that...
contar means to tell
los padrinos
godparents
kind of padres