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angst
gloomy, often neurotic feeling of generalized anxiety and depression
bleak
not cheerful; gloomy; dreary
culpability
crime fault, blame, deserving blame, blameworthy
devastating
to make helpless; overwhelm, desolation
empathize
to enter into the feeling or spirit of others; to feel what they feel
frantic
wild with anger, pain, worry, etc
grieve
to feel deep acute sorrow or distress
helpless
not able to help oneself, weak, powerless
intone
to sing, chant, recite, utter, the opening phrase
jaded
tired; worn out; wearied
keepsake
kept in memory of
linger
continue to stay, especially through reluctance to leave
missal
a book containing everything said or sung at Mass for the entire year
numb
weakened in or deadened; insensible with grief
overcome
to overpower or overwhelm
poignant
sharply painful to the feelings; piercing
querulous
inclined to find fault; full of complaint
requiem
a dirgelike song, chant, or poem
solace
an easing of grief, loneliness, discomfort, etc.
triage
a system of assigning priorities of medical treatment to battlefield casulaties on the basis of urgency, chance for survival, etc.
urgent
calling for haste, immediate action
void
invalid
wistful
showing or expressing vague yearnings
truama
a painful emotional experience, or shock, often producing a lasting effect and sometimes a neurosis
inertia
inability to move, act, or resist an opposing force; devoid of mental energy