resonate (v) : continue to have a powerful effect or value
course (v) : (of liquid) flow
canoe (n) : a small light narrow boat, pointed at both ends and moved using a paddle
savage (n) : a member of a people regarded as primitive and uncivilized
prairie (n) : (in North America) a large open area of grassland.
strand (n) : a single piece of thread, wire, hair etc.
compassion (n) : a strong feeling of sympathy and sadness for the suffering and bad luck of others and a desire to help them
perish (v) : die especially in an accident or by being killed, or to be destroyed
dominion (n) : control over a country or people: the British dominion
blotted (v) : kept from being seen; concealed
talking wire (n) : telephone wire
thicket (n) : an area of trees and bushes growing closely together