"Lupita Mañana" – Chapter 4

"Lupita Mañana" – Chapter 4

perilously (adv.)
dangerously
perilously (adv.)
blared (v.)
made a very loud sound
blared (v.)
spangled (adj.)
covered with small, glittering pieces
spangled (adj.)
jai alai (n.)
game played with a hard ball and curved wicker baskets
jai alai (n.)
checkpoint (n.)
official place where people with permits can cross the border between two countries
checkpoint (n.)
glamorous (adj.)
able to charm and attract
glamorous (adj.)
forged (v.)
made to imitate, as in bank checks or government id’s
forged (v.)
stalked (v.)
walked stiffly and angrily
awestruck (adj.)
amazed
awestruck (adj.)
dismay (n.)
discouragement
dismay (n.)
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