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punctuated

to give emphasis

whetstone

a fine grained stone used for sharpening cutting tools

sharecropper

a tenant who gives a part of each crop for rent

addled

make unable to think clearly

calloused

unsympathetic or hardened

plaintive

sounding sad or mournful

constrained

severely restricted, to compel or oblige someone to do something

kernels

the softer usually edible part of a seed, fruit or nut

pallet

a straw mattress, a makeshift

mange

a skin disease usually in mammals caused by parasitic mites

tannery

a place where animal hides are tanned

poultice

a soft moist mass of material typically a plant or flower applied to the body to relieve soreness

famished

extremely hungry or starved

perkish

lively or cheery

remote

far away or distant

cistern

a tank for storing a liquid or an underground reservoir

convict

someone declared guilty of a criminal offense by the verdict of the jury or decision of a judge in count of law

hobbled

walk in an awkward way typically because of pain or injury

conjured

v.) make something appear unexpectedly or seemingly out of nowhere as if by magic adj.) affected by magic

mellow

pleasantly smooth, sweet, or soft

rivulets

streamlet, mini river

askew

not in a straight or level position

tuckered

exhausted or worn out

sultry

hot and/or humid

withered

to become dry and shriveled because of lacked of liquid

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