Ardour – Great enthusiasm or passion.
Chimera – In Greek mythology, a fire-breathing female monster with a lion’s head, goats body and a serpents tail.
Ardent – Very enthusiastic and passionate.
Benevolent – Well meaning and kindly.
Hitherto – Until now or until the point in time under discussion.
Excursion – A short trip or journey, especially one taken as a leisurely one.
Relinquish – Voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up.
Vehement – Showing strong feeling; forceful, passionate or intense.
Sepulchre – A small room or monument, cut in rock or built in stone.