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prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); ├│
founder - fail completely; sink; CF. flounder
amnesia - loss of memory
kinetic - producing motion; of motion
disdain - treat with scorn or contempt
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
chaffing - bantering; joking