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haze
fog-like condition making it hard to see
crusade
a movement either for or against something
fleeting
passing by quickly
raven
an extremely dark black color
petticoats
slips; undergarments
station
social status; importance among social groups
piazza
a porch
wake
a visible sign that someone or something has passed
parlor
a fancy room, such as a living room
spectacles
glasses used for better vision
grooms
people taking care of animals, such as horses
hospitality
showing good manners, kindness, and respect
queried
to have asked a question
quinine
a colorless, bitter medicine used to treat diseases such as malaria
chloroform
medicine used to "knock someone out"
barbaric
used to describe crude taste, style, and/or manners
hasty
done or made too quickly
overseer
one who looks after something, such as property
wallop
to strike or beat in a hard way
mudflats
damp, muddy marsh land
tactful
to be said or done in a nice way without being rude
fathom
to understand