Here are some words for Chapter Two:
pot-au-feu: a dish of boiled meat and vegetables, the broth of which is usually served separately.
cassoulet: a white-bean stew of French origin, often containing pork, mutton, garlic sausage, and preserved goose or duck
plebeian: belonging or pertaining to the common people
proclivities:natural or habitual inclination or tendency; propensity; predisposition
vacuousness: expressing or characterized by a lack of ideas or intelligence; inane; stupid