Paul Revere's ride   

aloft- above

muffled- quietly

alley- narrow path leading behind a building

tramp- noise made by solders marching

tread- walking

stealthy- sneaky  

sombre- dark

impetuous- pushy

spectral- ghost    

kindled- starting a fire

aghast- scared/surprised

defiance- challenging   

peril- in trouble

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