The Portent Glossary

The Portent Glossary

portent

an omen, a foreshadowing

beam

a pillar, column, or pole

gaunt

thin, weakened, skinny

Shenandoah

the name of several places in the USA, most notably in Virginia

lo

a way of saying "Look!" (no longer in use)

anguish

pain, agony

to veil

to disguise, to mask

streaming beard

flowing in the wind/with the movements

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