One who passes by
Passerby
The skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on
Parchment
To stretch out one's neck, especially to see better.
Craning
A light spear, usually thrown by hand
Javelin
To chuckle gleefully.
Chortled
Of or like silk; smooth, lustrous, soft, or delicate.
Silkily
Of a warm sandy color
Tawny
A large kettle or boiler
Cauldron
Drained of colour; pallid
Ashen
One who prepares and sells drugs or compounds for medicinal purposes
Apothecary
Of a dark color, complexion, or cast
Swarthy
Not keeping a rational or sensible course
Wandering